Character

Pug dogs - Pug dog character

The Pug is a very intelligent dog with a lot of charm, although they can look very stern, they are also quite independent.  They are even tempered and fairly lively and are a good choice of dog for someone new to dog owning, as they are good with children and other pets.  Pug can be frustrating to train, but with perseverance you will achieve your goals, they are also very food orientated which does make training easier, but you will need to keep reinforcing the training.