Chester, a pug dog, was awarded an online MBA from Rochville University, an online school suspected of being a degree mill. Can a dog with an MBA deduct his tuition? Most people can’t deduct the cost of getting an MBA on their taxes. The IRS says it’s because it qualifies you for a new position. How about […]
Article by Trey Markel Copyright (c) 2010 Trey Markel There’s nothing in the canine world quite as cute as the puglet, or puppy of a pug dog. If you’re starting a photo album of pug dog pictures, you’ll definitely want to begin with a picture of when your dog is in its early months of […]
The pug originated in China centuries ago, and was considered a prized possession by many Chinese emperors. Because of this distinction, many pugs lived in the finest of residences, and some even had their own guards. The Dutch were responsible with the pug’s migration from China to Holland, and then to England, where the breed […]
The pug breed has been registered with the American Kennel Association since 1885, and are first known to come from China, where they were used as not only a companion, but as a guard-dog. Pugs are very particular when it comes to comfort. They do not like to be either too hot or too cold, […]
The Pug dog is probably named Pug after the Old English word Pugg, which means a playful little devil or monkey. That name fits the Pug, as they have a winning personality that has aided in its migration around the word. Originally breed in China, it later traveled to Japan, other places around the globe, and eventually to England. From there, it came to America. The American Kennel Club officially recognized it as a breed in 1885. The Pug Dog Club of America was started in 1931, and the breed has grown in popularity ever since that time. It is one of the favorite breeds around the world.