From a distance his black and white fur coat makes him look like an baby panda, he is actually a poodle who has been creatively groomed, including having his fur strategically dyed. Something of a canine fancy dress contest, this extreme dog grooming is the latest craze among dog owners in China who like to dye their pets to look like other animals.
The Chinese are always quick to embrace bizarre trends, and it is not unusual for owners to take their dogs to grooming parlours where they are not only given a shampoo and trim, but a multi-coloured dye job as well. The incredible transformations reportedly take eight hours to complete and are particularly popular among pet grooming salons in Beijing.
Aside from being made over to look like pandas, owners have also turned their pets into tigers and raccoons.
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