15 canines that don't look anything like dogs — but they are

Jan 17, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. ET
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Don't get us wrong, we love a canine who looks like a regular ol' sweet dog — but when a dog looks like an entirely different beast, the cuteness factor seems to multiply.

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Check these guys out and we dare you to disagree.

1. The panda dog


We would watch this dog all day on the Panda Cam, oh yes we would.

2. Extreme grooming camel dog


First thought, last thought, only thought: Who are the owners of this camel dog?

3. Fierce zebra dog


You are not as fierce as this zebra dog, and she knows it.

4. King of the jungle dog


Simba, is that you?

5. Tiger dog


Hobbes, is that you?

6. Polar bear dog


We had to check twice to make sure this dog is real and not a stuffed animal of fluffy delight.

7. "Oh no, it's a skunk!" dog


Shield your noses! Run far, far away!

8. Giraffe dog


Why yes, that is a giraffe dog out and about.

9. The mop dog


Half beast, half cleaning implement, all cuteness.

10. Loaf of bread dog



11. David Bowie dog


We loved this little pom in Labyrinth.

12. Teddy bear dog


Cuteness level: infinity.

13. Lamb dog


You can try to convince us that Bedlington terriers don't look like lambs, but you won't succeed.

14. Tiny Star Wars creature dog


Somewhere a galaxy far, far away is missing an ewok.

15. The wolf dog


This guy looks 100 percent wolf, but according to his Instagram bio he's all Siberian Husky.

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Before you go, check out our slideshow below.

14 beautiful dogs with different-colored eyes
Image: Anthony Paiva/Flickr

Originally published November 2013. Updated January 2017.