Who Is Doug The Pug
Doug the Pug is a dog (yes, you read right!) living in Nashville, Tennessee, who has gained a large internet and social media following, and is a celebrity canine. He is the most followed pug on the internet with over 13 million combined followers.
Doug the Pug is a world-famous canine. This superstar doggy’s Facebook page has over 6 million likes and 10 billion video views; his Instagram account has over 3.8 million followers, and his Twitter account has reached over 2.7 million followers.
Doug has made appearances with various celebrities and also appears at music festivals, meet and greets, and movie premieres. Among the stars Doug has rubbed shoulders with are Billie Eilish, Shakira, Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, John Legend, Cole Sprouse, and Brendon Urie to name but a few. He has also been featured in Demi Lovato’s music video and in top glossies like Cosmopolitan.
He is being a complete glamour boy all over Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and on YouTube… making money by selling merchandise and through ads.
Currently this Pug is worth about $500,000 as of 2020.
Born in Ohio in 2012 Doug The Pug lives in Nashville, Tennessee with his owner Leslie Mosier. Leslie has a lot of experience with social influence and using social media to build an audience online. So fortunately when little puppy Doug came along she found her first star. As Doug The Pug’s “agent” Leslie went about building up his profiles and soon Doug became a complete internet sensation!
Through photos and videos published from Doug’s very early days, Doug has won over 4 million Instagram followers alone. That has resulted in some serious sales of Doug’s very own merch.
On YouTube, Doug is followed by almost 400 thousand people and they are continually posting up new videos of all his little adventures and escapades.
Doug is the winner of a People’s Choice Award for Animal Star 2019 and the Mayor of Nashville, TN declared May 20th “Doug The Pug Day” in the city in 2019!