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Do You Look Like Your Pet?

Do Tell: Do You Think Your Pet Looks Like You?

Checking out my favorite websites the other day, I came across a cute slideshow on Petside where they've matched up celebs with their animal look-alikes.

I got a good chuckle from the post, and it got me thinking about the pet/human look-alike phenomenon, which was proven by researchers back in 2004 (at least in cases where humans owned purebred dogs). The old adage is true — there really are people who look like their pets, and sometimes the resemblance is uncanny!

I find this especially true for some of the contestants from Greatest American Dog. Don't you think Beth Joy and Bella Starlet, and even Ron and Tillman, look exactly alike?! But what about you — do you think you and your pet look alike?

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dishcatastrophe dishcatastrophe 8 years
My cat Jellison and I look alike in the way that ours faces always have an "annoyed" look on them.
arcticpuppet arcticpuppet 8 years
I don't, but I love it when owners really do look like their pets!!!
7kimba7 7kimba7 8 years
My pup and I both have really long torsos and tiny little legs. Coloring-wise, we couldn't be more opposite!
Dollylo Dollylo 8 years
Totally! ;) Lot of my friends tell me that Polka looks like me and have sometimes same attitudes! :rotfl:
fuzzles fuzzles 8 years
Oliver rocks a harelip, his tongue is often hanging out, and he has buggy copper-colored eyes. I would have to say no. ;)
cutiepie-22 cutiepie-22 8 years
I have a dog named jax he's a chwauwa.I think he's three but i'm not positive.He's black with a white stripe sometimes we call him upside down skunk and some other times we call him a taco bell dog.Well gotta go bye LOVE YA
Renees3 Renees3 8 years
Not at all! He's got huge ears brown eyes, black and tan colering. I'm blue eyed, pale and don't have huge ears haha But i do love when I see people who look like their dogs!
fashionplate525 fashionplate525 8 years
Totally! We have the same colored hair (dark brown), big brown eyes and big grin! He is a pomeranian, pretty petite for his size, as am I!
amborsita amborsita 8 years
Definately. I own a longhair miniature dachshund and I am 5'11. We are both long and skinny! We both have brown hair with blonde highlights too. It's kind of scary! :-)
Anniina Anniina 8 years
A little, yeah :D
Jude-C Jude-C 8 years
I've got far less hair.
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