10 Dogs That Look Different Like Puppies From Adults

Bearded Collie as a puppy (left) and as an adult (right).
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Puppies melt the hearts of many people. Especially when the animals are so small, clumsy and cuddly, they curl around their fingers.

Similar to humans, dogs’ appearance changes over time. They get bigger, heavier, get longer or thicker fur and grow into adult animals.

However, in some dog breeds, the appearance of puppies is so different from that of adults that it is difficult to associate the two.

Here are ten dogs that look very different as puppies than adults:

10 Dogs That Look Just Like Puppies Than Adults


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With so much fur, it’s a wonder Briard has ever seen him…

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…but they clearly have better vision as puppies.

Tibetan dogs also have a thick layer of fur on their heads…

…as puppies, however, their fur has not yet dangled over their faces.


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Bearded collie are known for their tall looks…


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…but they are like puppies they are more gentle.


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The adult Bergese Shepherd dog, with its braid, looks more like a sheep than a dog …


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…but as a puppy it looks more like a German Shepherd.

Salukis are famous for their long and elegant legs…

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…but like puppies they are small and somewhat fat.


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Pumpkin dogs are famous for their cute eyebrows and beards…


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…that only grows later in life.

Bobtails have shaggy fur that covers the entire body…


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…but like dogs their fur is still curly.

Mop or dog? With a full-grown poly you are no longer so sure…

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… However, as small puppies, they are more like fluff.

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The Shelty Sheepdog has a beautiful mane …


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…as a puppy, however, that is still missing.

The Great Dane is very big and muscular…

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…but like puppies they still look small and stocky.

81 Zentimeter groß und wiegen stolze 80 Kilogramm.

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This article has been translated from English by Klemens Handke. You can find the original here.

This article originally appeared on Business Insider in June 2020. It has now been reviewed and updated.

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