1 year ago 1 year ago Awww 14 Amazing Facts About Pugs You Probably Never Knew by Judy Powell 1 year ago1 year ago Facebook Twitter 4 In Holland, the pug is called a mopshond, which comes from the Dutch for “to grumble.” Credit Judy Powell 1 year ago 5 Marmosets were kept as pets in the early 18th century and were called pugs. The name made the jump to the dog because the two animals shared similar facial features. Credit Judy Powell 1 year ago 6 Pugs are known for their curly tails that curve up towards their bodies. According to the AKC, “the double curl is perfection.” Credit Judy Powell 1 year ago Post PaginationPage 2 / 5 Like it? Share with your friends! Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.