Mochi the pug is not your average dog. The furbaby is the sweetest blub whose life is full of excitement and joy de Vivre (if we agree upon the fact that doggos are also capable of feeling this posh-sounding emotion) in all the little daily things he goes through. In fact, it seems that Mochi’s main task is being a cute dog, which he totally nails day by day.

The adorable pug is also the inspiration for the comic series of Spanish artist Gemma Gené, who currently resides in New York. Gemma’s adorable drawings featuring herself, the charming Mochi, and his two rescued brothers Huey and Duey have won the hearts of 338k followers on her Instagram page “157ofgemma.”

And it all started with Gemma missing her cute pug so much while at work that she started scribbling some cartoon drawings of him on the subway. Little did she know, they were destined to become a hit among cartoon enthusiasts and dog people who find Gemma’s funny comics more than relatable.

After you're done, don't forget to check out more of Mochi and Gemma's daily adventures in our previous post right here.

More info: Instagram | Facebook | Youtube | 157OfGemma.com

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Grumble O'Pug
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6 months ago

I love mochi and his little buddies!!!

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Jody Brown
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6 months ago

Pugcurity System

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6 months ago

the bearded guy is just like "what has my life become"

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To find out more about the creator of the adorable Mochi comics, Bored Panda reached out to Gemma Gené, who said she started posting comics on Instagram and realized that people relate to them so much. “A comment that I get a lot is 'do you have cameras in my home because my dog does the exact same thing!'” she said.

“As it turns out, what I thought was so unique about Mochi is common in many dogs! We accidentally created a very supportive dog-loving community that has gradually grown over time.”

Gemma also said she has tried to be very consistent about posting comics on their daily life together. With time, her drawing style has changed, more characters were added, and two new members came to Mochi and Gemma’s family. “It’s Mochi’s twin chihuahua brothers, the Twinchis, or Mochi’s BFF Ben.”

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Couldnt_Find_A_Good_Name
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6 months ago

The eyes!

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Lexi Mitchell
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6 months ago

Why you play favorites with your dogs?!

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6 months ago

IT'S A PUGTATO!!!!❤️

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The artist also said that her drawing skills have improved and her style has evolved. Previously, she would only draw by hand as a way to escape from sitting in front of a computer all day. Now, Gemma is back to working on a computer. “I started adding colors some time ago. I also do animations from time to time, which is very exciting to me.”

Just like for most of us, the year 2020 has had its own challenges for Gemma and Mochi. “I work from home, so in that sense, it didn’t really change much. Only when the parks started closing down, Mochi was no longer able to run free and see his friends. Meanwhile, I stopped all the activities I used to do outside the house, but Mochi and the Twinchis loved that.”

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6 months ago

Lol!!!

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Radek Suski
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6 months ago

My lady actually loves taking shower. After the shower she also runs through the house like a crazy doggo

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Grumble O'Pug
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6 months ago

When you get that look from a pug!!!

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Gemma confessed that for the most part, the pandemic has been “sad and nerve-wracking” as she wasn’t able to see the family for this whole year. “Being away from them has been very hard, and you just want everyone to be safe and it is scary.”

On a brighter note, Gemma announced that she’s pregnant, so Mochi and the Twinchis will have a new sister soon! “2020 has been a year of changes and preparation for the new family addition and hopefully 2021 will be a happy year for everyone,” she concluded. And we can’t wait to see the new comics featuring their expanded family!

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Grumble O'Pug
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6 months ago

You can’t help yourself!!!

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Grumble O'Pug
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6 months ago

Ben!

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Sarcastic Panda
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6 months ago

i feel this

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Bob Belcher
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6 months ago

Truth

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Grumble O'Pug
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6 months ago

Lol!!!!❤️❤️❤️

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Grumble O'Pug
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6 months ago

He’s a fan of Ben!!

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Sarcastic Panda
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6 months ago

awww

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pandamonium.
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6 months ago

This is so adorable! reminds me of my late goldendoodle chloe. rip- miss u old girl

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Bob Belcher
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6 months ago

He's got all the skills he needs

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Allison Chambers
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6 months ago

Lol I wish I had a small dog so I could hold it.

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Tzippora Gold
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6 months ago

the snoring would just keep me awake haha

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Woltax
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6 months ago

Same with my old guy 😂. Once I went out in the pouring rain with him. After a couple of meters I looked around and wondered where he is. I was searching the area - no Jacky around. When I went home I found him sitting in front of my flat door. He instantaniously turned around when he saw the rain. I was soaked to the bone and he looked like as to say: Well dude, I told you.😏

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Exotic Panda
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6 months ago

yes.

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S
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6 months ago

😂❤️

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Joseph Kuhlman
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6 months ago

The power pug

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Laurel Eddy
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6 months ago

Herrrrre's Mochi!

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Zoe Hoesley
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6 months ago

Bi pug?

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Bob Belcher
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6 months ago

The tail lol

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Kathakdancer
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6 months ago

Awe! So cute and funny!

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neonn_pieee
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6 months ago

My two dogs do this. I always make myself uncomfortable before them haha

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I'manoob!
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6 months ago

*dying of cuteness*

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Grumble O'Pug
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6 months ago

That jazzy pug leg!!!

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Sarcastic Panda
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6 months ago

the 5th panel the guy is just like: "um... what are you doing?"

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The Pansexual MELONLORD
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6 months ago

Awwwwwww he totally has a crush on Ben

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Grumble O'Pug
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6 months ago

With his friend Ben!!!

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Robert Thomas
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6 months ago

LOL XD

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*screamsinbisexual*
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6 months ago

My cat does this too!

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Woltax
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6 months ago

LOL😂

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Bob Belcher
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6 months ago

Like stone

Armstrong mcKay
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4 months ago

Like father like stone

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Bird Mom
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6 months ago

My budgie, when she doesn't want to move- clenches her tummy. Even though I am over 100 times her weight, I am never able to move her.

ethan simpson
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6 months ago

lmao!!!

strong squidward
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6 months ago

Ths kid : "Lady you have to pet this dog on a diet!"

Cory Mirasang
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6 months ago

Instead belly rub ,earn trust,roll over,then lift.

JENAVIVE RIVERA
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6 months ago

d just go on top of him and ride him like a horsy

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Allison Chambers
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6 months ago

🐶👍

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Exotic Panda
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6 months ago

...my dog barks at himself instead......

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