Q:

How long are pugs pregnant for?

A:

Quick Answer

Pugs are pregnant for an average of 63 days, according to Pet Pug Dog; however, a normal pug pregnancy can last anywhere from 60 to 65 days. Pugs that are pregnant for longer than 67 days need medical attention.

Continue Reading

Full Answer

According to the Pets United Group, loss of appetite, mood changes, decrease in physical activity and nipple growth are all signs of early pregnancy in pugs. As the pregnancy progresses, the pug's appetite increases and she gains weight. The day before she goes into labor, the pug's temperature decreases to 98 degrees Fahrenheit. On average, pugs give birth to three puppies per litter, according to Go Pets America.

Learn more about Dogs

Related Questions

  • Q:

    How much do pugs weigh?

    A: Adult pugs typically weigh between 14 to18 pounds. Pugs are prone to overeating, so owners need to closely control how much food the dogs get. When overfed... Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    How long do pugs live?

    A: Pet MD states that the average lifespan of pugs is 12 to 15 years. Pugs sometimes suffer from necrotizing meningoencephalitis, which is a condition that ca... Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    How much are pugs?

    A: As of 2014, the average cost to purchase a purebred pug puppy is between $900 and $1,500. However, this price range can vary from breeder to breeder and fr... Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    How big do pugs grow?

    A: According to the American Kennel Club, pugs grow to a height of 12 to 14 inches and a weight of 14 to 18 pounds. Full-grown female pugs are typically on th... Full Answer >
    Filed Under:

Explore