Homer | Social Pug Profile

Today we bring you the latest pug star in our Social Pug Profile series. We have been lucky enough to interview the adorable rescue pug, Homer. Homer and his parents are such an inspiration to the pug community. Not only do they share amazing photos on social media, mainly Instagram, but they have shown such wonderful love and spirit throughout the community. Homer’s parents rescued him and have taken a very shy and timid pug and shown him the love he deserves and help him grow into the wonderful pug he is loved for. Now we have the upmost pleasure of sharing the wonderful Homer, or Homerpugalicious as he is known on Instagram, with you all.

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Name: Homer “Pugalicious” Chandra

Age: Nearly 2 years old (14 years young in human years)

Birth date or Gotcha Date: My gotcha day is Mum’s BDAY!! 01 May, so it’s coming soon

Where do you live? Down under in Perth OZ

What is your favourite time of the day? When mum leave work, so she can finally give me some peace.

Homer | www.thepugdiary.com

What is your favourite food? Anything that can fit my mouth, I hate dry food though. *hoek*

Do you have a toy that you can’t live without? Bunny and teddy bear that I stole from mum’s soft toy collection.

What do you hate the most? I hate strangers! Why do you have to come to my house? I am scared of you.

What do you love the most? Besides food? I love taking photos and putting on costume, because I know that I would get treat soon <3

Homer | www.thepugdiary.com

Do you have any bad habits? Fart silently without warning when my butt is facing my mum’s face. oops

What do you think is your best quality? Being really good off-leash and listen to mum

What does a typical day look like for you?

5am: Morning run with daddy

7am: Munch some raw bone

8am: Play with toys

9am: Sleep, snore, fart

5pm: Evening run with mummy

6pm: Dinner

8pm: Sleep, snore, fart

Homer | www.thepugdiary.com

What has inspired you to share photos on Instagram? It’s started from mum’s account, with encouragement from everyone I then change the account name to what I have now.

Do you have any tips for other pugs who want to become InstaFamous? Be patient, people will notice you sooner or later. Just take great photos, build community, and HAVE FUN! Don’t forget, being “instafamous” is not everything. It comes with all sorts of drama.

Homer | www.thepugdiary.com

What tips do you give to other pugs who aspire to be an awesome model like you? Always sleep close to 20hours a day, because everyone knows pugs need their beauty sleep. Keep exercise to a minimum, 5 minutes a day is enough. Do wrinkle exercise because it’s your best asset.

Where can we follow your daily adventures?

Instagram: @HomerPugalicious

Vine: @Homerpugalicious

Twitter: @HomerChandra

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Check out all of our Social Pug Profiles right here.

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Kristy Beck

Kristy Beck

Owner & Content Producer at The Pug Diary
Kristy is the founder and editor of The Pug Diary, a photographer and pug mum extraordinaire to Ref + Serina. Kristy has combined her passion for photography with the love of pugs to bring you all of her knowledge of pugs and more to you through The Pug Diary.


  1. Avatar Joy @Paws and Prada on March 3, 2015 at 8:08 pm

    Well, this is basically the best thing to read at the start of the day. It’s put me in an instant good mood! Impossible not to smile at those answers and pictures. I can’t believe I didn’t know about Homer till now!

    • Kristy Beck Kristy Beck on March 4, 2015 at 10:29 am

      Aww that is so great to hear. I love that Homer has put a smile on your face. He is a great way to start the day. I’m sure there will be plenty of other pugs you will get to discover as we share more Social Pug Profiles every fortnight.

  2. Avatar Larissa on March 3, 2015 at 9:21 pm

    OMG! Homer is so adorable! The photos are just gorgeous too. My dogs would never let me dress them up! Such a cool dog! 🙂

    • Kristy Beck Kristy Beck on March 4, 2015 at 10:30 am

      I agree with you Larissa. Homer is totally adorable. And his mum takes such wonderful photos of him that brightens up everyones day. And not every dog is up to being a supermodel who will wear anything like Homer.

  3. Avatar Maleffy on March 5, 2015 at 10:02 am

    Love to hear more about Homer. He has some of the best pics on IG and deserves all the love and attention he gets! His mumma is great at taking pics of him, but it’s probably all him, because he is so gorgeous hehehe.

    • Kristy Beck Kristy Beck on March 5, 2015 at 12:05 pm

      Thanks for stopping by to read about Homer. Make sure you keep dropping by to learn more about some other pugs we have coming up in our Social Pug Profile series. We love and miss you Maleffy.

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