Friday, 31 July 2009

Colourful dog grooming boom sweeps China.

Image and article found here.

"The current pet boom in China has prompted dog owners to flock to beauticians to pamper their pets with everything from basic shampooing and hair-trimming to nail care and hair dye. Here a bichon frise and a poodle both coloured with various dyes are pictured walking with their owner in Wuhan, Hubei province."

I'm not sure if I like this! Hopefully the dye they are using isn't harmful to the dogs. Also, are people just buying pets because of celebrities like Paris Hilton? It saddens me. I hope all these people read up about these animals or speak to someone about them before purchasing them. We don't need anymore doggies being abandoned or left in shelters.

Additionally, I think the above dog is more of a Bichon Frise (x Poodle?) mix, since they are not that tall. One of my dream dogs is an apricot Miniature Poodle. I seriously love canines.


Jessica said...

owh whoaaa.. haha.. i laughed when i saw this pict. so funny !! the poodle is cute though. xD

ONiC said...

i think its so cuteee. i love the colors. but i agree, if it harming the dog then it would be so nasty. i personally prefer my pet look super ugly than cute but hurt them.

suzannah said...

thankyou ever so much ^^ and you're welcome your blog is really lovely. and those dogs look so cute, but i'm not sure if i agree with it to be honest ♥

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