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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