Dressing up is fun – just ask J. Edgar Hoover. But there’s a disturbing trend evolving recently of pet owners who groom their dogs to look like other animals. While it’s definitely one way to unleash your creative side, I’m not sure these dogs are enjoying it as much as their owners.

Regardless, take a look at some prime examples of this intriguing phenomenon which practically became an art form by now.

1. Giraffe dog.
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2. This one is impressive.
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3. I doubt this retriever is as ferocious as a tiger.
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4. Zebra dog!
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5. Just don’t try to ride it.
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6. This pup is a Clydesdale.
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7. I’m not going to lie, this dog is awesome.
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8. Panda dogs are quite the craze in China.
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9. This dog would come in useful in the desert.
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10. This guy doesn’t look too happy with his donkey haircut.
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11. I’ve met some smelly dogs in my life, but this just isn’t fair.
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12. Oh boy.
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I feel so bad for these dogs. Now please excuse me while I go turn my dog into a baby deer.

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