I’ve been owned by two pugs in my life. The first was my Madeline who at three years old, suddenly and unexpectedly died. Madeline was pre-kids and I had never been heartbroken as much as I was with her death. I still have her ashes in my China cabinet.

My husband and I originally purchased Angus to be Madeline’s “boyfriend.”  She died before they were ever able to make cute little baby puglets, but Angus has been the best dog anyone could ask for.  Pug’s are naturally tolerant of children and wonderful family pets.

And because I’m obsessed with Pinterest…here is some more Pug love: