We love our dogs, especially those breeds that have a unique look that doesn’t quite fit the usual canine design. Whether you adore beauty pageant pups or can’t get enough of the dogs that some people may view as having a face or body that only a mother could love, these 10 dog breeds will make you smile (or laugh out loud).
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The Shar-Pei looks like its wearing an ill-fitted suit, and underneath all those wrinkles is a devoted dog that can’t get enough of your love.
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If the diva-looking Chinese Crested could talk, it may say, “Where’s my coat?”
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Is it a rug? Is it a mop? No! It’s a Puli, a herding dog that is renowned for its dreadlocks.
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Another hairless canine, the Xolo (a.k.a. the Mexican Hairless) has an exotic look that resembles a big-eared bat with legs instead of wings.
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Though the Bull Terrier may get your attention because it looks like it straightened its face running into a wall, this high-energy pup’s precociousness and “class clown” antics will win your heart.
Dogue de Bordeaux
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Remember the Dogue named Beasley who played Hooch in the 1989 film Turner and Hooch? Despite its drooling, snoring and shedding, this wrinkly lovable hulk of a dog will quickly get a leading role in your home.
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One look at this dog and you’ll wonder if Mary had a little lamb or if she had a Bedlington.
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The Tibetan Mastiff is a massive furry force to be reckoned with.
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The Affenpinscher makes us wonder if Chewbacca from Star Wars lost his littlest brother.
Peruvian Inca Orchid
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Also known as the Peruvian Hairless, this canine’s name in the Inca language translates into naked dog. Yep, it definitely looks that way.