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Pug

a small (14-18 lb), cobby dog with a large rounded head, prominent eyes, very short nose, and large, deep wrinkles on the forehead and face. The small ears fold over, the tail is curled over the back, and the coat is fine and very short in black, silver, apricot or fawn with a black mask. Called also Mopshond. The breed is predisposed to pigmentary keratitis and proptosis.
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A transplanted Hollander, carried thither originally from China, seems to thrive particularly well in this part of the world; the little pug dog, or Dutch mastiff which our English ladies were once so fond of, that poor Garrick thought it worth his while to ridicule them for it in the famous dramatic satire called Lethe, has quitted London for Padua, I perceive; where he is restored happily to his former honours, and every carriage I meet here has a pug in it.
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A three year old male Pug dog was presented with history of difficulty in breathing, snoring and inappetance.
There will be lots of activities for the whole family to enjoy, as well as the Grand Xmas Pug Dog Show and a funfair.
Joking apart, let's hope the madness ends here, before you're down in the park one day and come face to face with Mary Berry the pug dog.
He said: "I saw he was sat in the diary room and had won money and was saying he would use it to buy a pug dog.
He and wife Abigail, an English teacher, are working together on a children's book about the tales of a pug dog called Albert, who is the couple's dog.
uk THE distraught owner of a missing pug dog in need of an operation has made an urgent appeal for help.
Ginny Johnson (left) and Kevin Kuney let their pug dog Nala paint during PAWSitive Strokes at Greenhill Humane Society on Saturday.
On Napoleon's wedding night, Josephine's pug dog bit him, thinking he was attacking his owner.
STRANGE BUT TRUE ET's face was modelled on poet Carl Sandburg, scientist Albert Einstein and a pug dog.