Shaving Dogs Into Cubes Is A New Japanese Craze And We Can’t Stop Staring

Dog lovers in Japan have taken grooming to a whole new level of strange by styling their dogs into perfectly trimmed and symmetrical cubes.

Japan, a country known for their love of turning everyday items and things into block form (see the ‘square watermelon’ for proof), are so taken by the craze that it’s proved a big hit at this Tokyo dog show.

We highly doubt the cubed pooches trend will take off elsewhere – but we love it all the same.

Check out these pictures of Japan’s answer to Crufts and more straight-edged doggies…

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