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Pom-A-Pug Breed Information


Recognized By: DBR , IDCR
AKA: Pug-A-Pom, Pomapug, Pugapom, Pugpom, Pug-Pom, Pompug, Pom-Pug, Pugeranian
Mispellings: Purgeranin

Caring for a Pom-A-Pug

Feeding: The Pom-A-Pug has the tendency to over eat if allowed.

Living with a Pom-A-Pug

Personality: The Pom-A-Pug is a very loving, protective, playful yet relaxed and laid back dog.

Temperament: The Pom-A-Pug is a relativly calm, friendly dog.

Family Dog: The Pom-A-Pug makes a great family dog. They are great with kids and other animals.

Shedding: The Pom-A-Pug is an average shedder.

Grooming: The Pom-A-Pug is a low maintenance dog who is very easy to groom.

Training: As long as you are persistent and patient, the Pom-A-Pug is fairly easy to train.

Behavior: The Pom-A-Pug can be a pretty independent, playful, well-mannered dog.

Barking: The Pom-A-Pug has a high-pitched bark. They typically do not bark too often.

Weather: The Pom-A-Pug prefers warmer weather but doesn't like extreme hot or cold.

Exercise: The Pom-A-Pug loves a good run around the yard but they also tend to be lazy at times.

Living Conditions: The Pom-A-Pug makes a great dog for apartment living.

Pom-A-Pug Appearance

Appearance: The Pom-A-Pug may have a curly tail and somewhat smooshed in face like a Pug.

Size: A fully grown Pom-A-Pug will weigh around 14 pounds.

Companionship: The Pom-A-Pug makes a wonderful, loyal companion.

Eyes: The Pom-A-Pug may have eyes that bulge a little like the Pug's.

Ears: The ears of the Pom-A-Pug may stand up or flop or they may have one that stands up while the other may flop.

Muzzle: The Pom-A-Pug has a relatively short muzzle.

Teeth/Bite: The Pom-A-Pug may have a slight to medium under bite.

Neck: The neck of the Pom-A-Pug is thick.

Body: The Pom-A-Pug has a lean build.

Tail: The tail of the Pom-A-Pug can be curly.

Color: The color of a Pom-A-Pug's coat depends on the parents but typical colors are fawn or black.

Coat: The coat of the Pom-A-Pug depends on the parents. It can be medium length and smooth, short and smooth, short and semi course or medium length and semi course.

Pom-A-Pug Facts

Life Expectancy: The average life expectancy of the Pom-A-Pug is 8 to 12 years.

Pom-A-Pug Health

Allergies: The Pom-A-Pug may suffer from seasonal allergies.

Health: The Pom-A-Pug may have the short muzzle like the Pug but should have less respiratory issues. Overall they are a very healthy mix.

Skin Health: The Pom-A-Pug may suffer from dry skin during the fall and winter.

* The most accurate way to determine characteristics of a mixed breed is by researching the parent breeds.
** Not all dogs being represented by this name consist of the exact percentages listed above.
*** It is important to do research on your dog's history before choosing a dog. We are dedicated to providing the most accurate information possible about each breed.

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