Q: How much time should you play out side with a pug?
Mar 22, 2009
If it is warm out and getting too warm, I warn you that they overheat quickly! They can have a heat stroke fast. Keep them cool and if they are hot and pant, just not catching their breath, get them cooled down quickly. I always watch the temp and if it is just warm, I keep a fan that plugs into my car to blow air on them. If it is to hot, they do not go anywhere to play or just do errands. I play with them in the yard and you can tell when they get enough, they sit down. I watch for grass allergies since my mail can not stand the grass, and wash his face down for pollen. They need to exercise, just watch how you do it and under what conditions.
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Mar 21, 2009
I know of several people who bring their pugs to the dog park. They run with the other dogs, just remember to be mindful of the temperature. The hotter it is the less time they can handle the heat. Some people bring a spray bottle of cool water to keep them cool.
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