If everyone had the same kind of dog, the world would be a far less interesting place. They come in all shapes, sizes, colors and temperaments. Some are bred for specific purposes. They may be intended to help with work, as in herd dogs, or hunters, or to guard our valuables and property. Most of us are familiar with the standard dog breeds, but there are some that are very unusual, if not outright bizarre. We’ve gathered information on twenty of the most unusual dog breeds in the world today. You may recognize a few of them, but some are either so few in numbers, or new as breeds that they have not yet been recognized by the American Kennel Club.
Here are our picks for 20 of the most bizarre dog breeds: