So US isn’t the ONLY country where people do crazy extreme makeover contests for their pets.

Yeap, China is following suit.

Looking from far, this animal looks like a tiger.. but then again, it starts BARKING:

Yeap. A dog painted to look like a tiger.

As China gets richer and richer, their spending pattern resembles that of US, including money spent on their pets.

In fact, money spent on pets in China grew at staggering 500% between 1999 and 2008.

Where the money go?

A big chunk of it went to taking away their pet’s dignity colorfully decorating their pets to look like their national treasure, the panda:

And of course, this pet dyeing isn’t a cultural phenomenon.

People all around the world do similar:

What we can’t figure out is what animal this painted dog is supposed to be:

What do you think? Is this “for fun” and acceptable… or just plain crazy?

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4 Responses to Latest Pet Craze: Dyeing Pets to Make Them Look Like Wild Animals

  1. Lyn says:

    I think the last dog is supposed to be painted like Spiderman. o.O

  2. Christine C. says:

    As much as I know I’ll be judged, I still would do it too, UNLESS it is harmful to the dogs in any way. :)

  3. Andrea says:

    Cruel? Nah
    Cool? Sure
    Ridiculous? Absolutely!

  4. doggie lover says:

    cool but if it is harmful to the dog in anyway hateful

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