Question: Is It Cruel To Buy A Pug?

CMV: The breeding and purchase of pugs should be treated as animal cruelty and thus illegal.

Pugs are notoriously riddled by breathing issues, arthritis, spinal problems and even eyes popping from the sockets.

Do pugs really suffer?

The popular dog breed is also known for often having breathing problems. One in three pugs may suffer from walking problems, a study has found. However, pugs, as well as other types of brachycephalic dogs, have been known to experience a variety of health problems, partly as a result of inbreeding.

Are pugs always in pain?

For Persians and Pugs they both are pretty noisy breathers too. But their existence doesn’t feel like they’re constantly suffocating or anything. They aren’t in constant pain, but they’re more susceptible to certain painful illnesses.

Why pugs should not exist?

The dogs are also susceptible to heat stress, exercise intolerance, eye problems, dental disease, skin infections and spinal deformities. Because of their respiratory issues, most US airlines refuse to transport short-nosed dogs.

Are pugs inhumane?

The people who breed pugs are inhumane monsters. The only reason you don’t know that is because it’s all around you and you take it for granted.