Feng Shui Fu Dog Pen Holder with it’s threatening expressions and strong-toned body, are mythical protectors of the gates of heaven – they serve to protect the heavens from malicious spirits and evil influences. Because of this, the Fu Dogs remain as a symbol of protection and stability, being used widely in homes and offices.
In ancient times, the Fu Dogs were always seen in front of places of important, such as temples and palaces. In this modern day, the Fu Dogs are still used to guard, but they are more widely used; one can see them in front of large estates, restaurants, banks, hotels and stores. When positioned there, the Fu Dogs is said to analyze the mind of the entering customer; if they have no bad intentions, they will be allowed to enter. However, those with aims to harm or hinder the establishment will be sought out by the Fu Dogs and are not given the permission to enter.