smiling pug

This cute lovely Pug companion is the best gift you ever had. Including loyalty he has bunch of good qualities. But no one knows from where those qualities come. This is something that you didn’t know about him and you must know about him.

10Main purpose of breeding is to be lap dog.

Chinese emperors are practices to serve Pugs as lap dogs. His size was really fit to the laps. Like other breeds he doesn’t need much exercise. That’s why he has cute fatty body.

9His sign of honor is face wrinkles.

Wrinkles give him cute looking face. Chinese breeders make those wrinkles in his face purposely. You can see his forehead wrinkle is different. Chinese create this to resemble character for prince.

8Feisty Pug owner is Napoleon’s wife.

She is Josephine. She had very affectionate and loyal Pug named Fortune. As his name he was the ‘fortune’ of her. Napoleon is Josephine’s second husband. Before marrying him she was in prison during Region of Terror. That time Fortune becomes her courier. From the prison he carried messages to her ex-husband. Fortune also biting Napoleon during their honey moon, coz of avoiding him to come up to bed.

7He is a life saver.

In 1500s the first prince William of Orange successfully won against the Spaniards. Due to that in the year 1572, Spanish soldiers were tried to kill him. But William’s pug named Pompey thwarted the effort. He heard them and began barking in full swing. As honor of life saving he become the official breed of the House of Orange.

6They were pets of Buddhist Monks.

Tibetan Buddhist Monks were kept pugs as their pets.

5They are not familiar to Bulldogs.

Pugs are related to Pekingese, not Bulldogs. Some are habited to call them as Dutch Bulldogs. But this is actually wrong. DNA test was showed that Pugs are not related to Bulldogs whether both of them have similar physical appearance (wrinkles).

4Pug group is called as Grumble.

3Many famous people owned Pugs.

Most of royals, emperors and present celebrities have owned pugs as pets. Author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Mr. Harriet Beecher Stowe had 2 Pugs called Punch and Missy. Dracula is another Pug pet who owned to Heavy metal singer Rob Zombie. Likewise there are so many Pugs that owned by the famous.

2Pug’s facial expression is the reason of his name.

Marmoset monkey is a breed name who also called as Pug monkey. This monkey face is so familiar to Pug doggie face.

1He was a symbol of the Freemasons

A group of Catholics decided to form a covert Freemason society after Catholic Church forbid Catholics from becoming Freemasons. This society called as Order of the Pug. Because of the loyal and trustworthy temperament of Pugs, they used Pug as symbol.

Share With your Friends – 10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Pug