Hybrid Origin: The Pugapoo is a hybrid between the Pug and the Poodle. Country of Origin: Pugapoos originate in the United States of America. Original Purpose: The Pugapoo is a great companion for the entire family. Breed Characteristics: Pugapoos typically are very affectionate, self thinking, intelligent, loyal dogs. Pugapoos generally are great family pets and do well with children with proper socialization. Pugapoos commonly have a athletic, muscular and square body. The Pugapoo tend to do well indoors but require daily exercise. Life Expectancy: Average life expectancy for the Pugapoo is 10 - 13 years.