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The pug is a breed of dog with physically distinctive features of a wrinkly, short- muzzled face, ... Pugs were brought from China to Europe in the sixteenth century and were popularized in Western Europe by the House of Orange of ... 2 History. 2.1 Chinese origins; 2.2 16th and 17th centuries; 2.3 18th century to present day.

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Pugs are believed to have originated in the Orient, namely China, where they were documented by Confucius as early as 551 BC. We also know that the ...

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Pug information including pictures, training, behavior, and care of Pugs and dog breed mixes.

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Aug 1, 2014 ... It is now generally accepted that the Pug originated in China, from where it spread to Japan and later to Europe. It is also highly probable that ...

https://www.akc.org/dog-breeds/pug/

May 15, 2019 ... Pug information including personality, history, grooming, pictures, videos, and the AKC ... Theories abound as to the origin of the name Pug.

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Nov 22, 2016 ... What can 18th-century European art tell us about Pug history? ... outline: Pug evolution started in the ancient Far East — China specifically — at ... help us dismiss one of the weirder, lingering myths about the breed's origins.

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Jun 3, 2016 ... The Pug is an ancient breed with its origin in China sometime before the 6th century BCE. A short description of a dog that resembles the Pug ...

http://pugworld.co.uk/history.php

The exact origin of the Pug is still under dispute some believe they originated ... the Dutch discovered China and started trade, the sailors smuggled Pugs out ...

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pug-Pug History The Pug has its origins from ancient China. This breed in China held great value and only certain high ranking people were allowed to keep ...

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The Pug is of Chinese origin and dates back to the pre-Christian era. They were prized possessions of the emperors of China and lived in a most luxurious ...