The name Pekingese is certainly an unusual one. You might be interested to know, especially if you’re looking to adopt one of these dogs for yourself, that the name Pekingese comes from an ancient city in china called Peking.
Funnily enough we now refer to this city as Beijing, which I’m sure you’ll be familiar with.
As for the dog, it’s double coat is an excellent place for parasites, stickers and burrs to hide under the radar so daily brushing and matting is important. Especially if you want to keep their fur from knotting uncontrollably.