Designer Simon Spurr brought along his hulking, 90-pound pup Apollo.
Buckley writes about “Mum,” who died first and not by that many months before “pup,” with more exuberance.
Walking their pup Lupo in Kensington Park is an almost daily occurrence when they are in London.
"young dog," 1760, shortened form of puppy (q.v.). Used from 1580s for "conceited person." Applied to the young of the fur seal from 1815. Used for "inexperienced person" by 1890. Pup tent (also dog tent) is from 1863. Sopwith pup, popular name of the Sopwith Scout Tractor airplane, is from 1917.
[ultimately fr French poupe´e, ''doll'']