Silky Pug

Silky Pug

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:12-15 Years

Silky Pug Build Information

The Silky Pug is a mixed dog breed that is a cross between a Pug and a Silky Terrier. Weighing an average of 10-15 pounds, they are small dogs that need little space. Their coats are short and furry, and come in color combinations of tan, brown, cream, and apricot-fawn. Additionally, they have black marks on their ears and face.

Size:Small
Length (Male):8-12 in.
Length (Female):8-10 in.
Weight:< 14 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Silky Pugs are affectionate and warm-hearted creatures that get along equally well with people and other dogs. Compared to other breeds however, training can be a bit more difficult for Silky Pugs because of their below average intelligence. Consistency, firmness, and patience will be necessary to train these dogs. They are less energetic than the average small dog, but nevertheless, daily exercise and attention will be necessary to keep Silky Pugs happy and healthy.

Activity Level:Slightly Active
Affection Level:Very Affectionate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Apricot, Black, Chocolate, Cream, White
Shedding:Moderate
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Silky

Silky Pug Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Hard