Dog celebrity known under the name Doug The Pug is famous all over the world thanks to the social media. He is making money with the help of his owner, Leslie Mosier. As of 2017, Doug The Pug’s estimated net worth is currently 500 thousand dollars. So how did he become so extremely famous?
Doug The Pug was born in Ohio in 2012. Now he lives together with Leslie in Nashville, Tennessee. Leslie wanted a pug since she was a little girl and chose the name when she was only 13 years old. When she got Doug, she was working for an artist management company and had a lot of experience in the social media pages. After a while, Leslie began posting Doug’s photos and videos on the internet and he started getting more and more followers.
These days, Doug The Pug has over 2.4 million followers on Instagram and his Facebook page has more than 5.5 million fans. He is a real dog star! A big part of his income is amassed thanks to a merchandise online store, where you can buy plush pugs, apparel, and more.
Doug has also his own YouTube channel with almost 70 thousand subscribers and more than 7.5 million views as of February 2017. He started uploading videos in October 2014. Leslie also arranges live meetings for Doug and his fans. He appeared on a number of events together with human celebrities, such as Justin Bieber, Ed Sheeran, John Legend, and Meghan Trainor. Doug has also featured in magazines like Cosmopolitan and he even appeared in Demi Lovato’s music video.