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Pet owners share hilarious snaps of their dogs after giving them disastrous lockdown haircuts

Fur today, gone tomorrow! Owners share hilarious snaps of their dogs before and after disastrous DIY lockdown trims

  • Amusing snaps show various designs shaved into the fur of dogs amid lockdown
  • Pet owners around the world have used the clippers on their animals themselves 
  • It’s had disastrous results and most pets don’t appear to be very impressed

It’s not unusual for animals to be pampered and preened – but with professional groomers off limits, owners are having to subject their beloved pets to DIY haircuts.

Some people are clearly struggling with the task and have shared the shocking results online.

Collated by Bored Panda, the photographs – taken by pet owners around the world – demonstrate why some tasks are better left to the professionals. 

From a furry pet that now looks like a terrified ‘chinchilla’ to a prominent full fringe, FEMAIL reveals a selection of the funniest canine transformations.

This American pooch looked less than happy with his new look which saw all the fur shaved off his body

This American pooch (pictured left before his DIY haircut and right after) looked less than happy with his new look which saw all the fur shaved off his body

It looks like the Australian owner of this dog got a little carried away when it came to giving their pet a trim (pictured before the haircut)

The adorable pet seen after the DIY makeover during lockdown

It looks like the Australian owner of this dog got a little carried away when it came to giving their pet a trim (pictured left, before the haircut, and right, after)

This dog, from Florida, has had his coat shaved off - perhaps in an attempt to help him stay cool

He appears to love the new look (pictured above)

This dog, from Florida, had his coat shaved off – perhaps in an attempt to help him stay cool – and he appears to love the new look (pictured left, before, and right, after the DIY job)

One adorable pooch (pictured before his makeover) showed off a full head of hair, while his body was left completely shaved

The image (above) was thought to be taken by a British pet owner

One adorable pooch (pictured left before his makeover) showed off a full head of hair, while his body was left completely shaved (right). The image was thought to be taken by a British pet owner 

One American pet owner posted the above picture online, showcasing the before snap of her pet

She then posted the above image, with the caption: 'HELP ME!! My Mom did my grooming. I was in desperate need about four weeks ago... I look like a chinchilla!'

One American pet owner posted the above pictures online with the caption: ‘HELP ME!! My Mom did my grooming. I was in desperate need about four weeks ago… I look like a chinchilla!’

One Welsh owner admitted on Twitter: 'Guess who won¿t be asked to groom the dog again'  (pictured, the dog before the hair cut)

Lockdown locks! This DIY look was clearly done by an amateur

Lockdown locks! This DIY look (pictured right) was clearly done by an amateur, with the Welsh owner admitting on Twitter: ‘Guess who won’t be asked to groom the dog again’

This pooch, thought to be located in America, was seen proudly showing off a mohawk-inspired design on his back

This pooch, thought to be located in America, was seen proudly showing off a mohawk-inspired design on his back

It¿s shear madness! This dog, from Georgia in the US, looked extremely put out after having its beautiful white fur cut off by its owner

It’s shear madness! This dog, from Georgia in the US, looked extremely put out after having its beautiful white fur cut off by its owner

This dog's close shave left him with an impressive mane of fur - making him look like a lion. The image was posted by an American Twitter user

This dog’s close shave left him with an impressive mane of fur – making him look like a lion. The image was posted by an American Twitter user

Many of the animals were given shaves that resembled human haircuts, including this British dog (pictured above) which now sports a fringe

Many of the animals were given shaves that resembled human haircuts, including this British dog (pictured above) which now sports a fringe

This dog was left with a mane and a fluffy tail after having the fur on his body shaved off. The pet, thought to be based in the US, appears to be very unimpressed

This dog was left with a mane and a fluffy tail after having the fur on his body shaved off. The pet, thought to be based in the US, appears to be very unimpressed

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