How many times have you spotted a dog and thought you knew the breed only to find out that you were wrong?!
Thought you saw a German shepherd? Are you sure it isn’t a Belgian Malinois? We know, they look like twins, but they’re a completely different breed, altogether! Here are some more breeds that could pass off as twins!
1. Belgian Malinois vs. German Shepherd
Belgian Malinois are very similar to German Shepherds. One way to tell them apart is that the German shepherd is longer than it is tall, while Belgian Malinois is more square.
2. Alaskan Malamute vs. Siberian Husky
Alaskan Malamutes have broader heads and noses and thicker builds compared to Siberian Huskies. One way to tell them apart is their tail. Huskies have flat, bushy tails while Malamutes carry their tails over their backs.
3. Bearded Collie vs. Old English Sheepdog
Old English Sheepdogs have thicker coats and are more muscular than Bearded Collies, who are longer and leaner.
4. Shetland Sheepdog vs. Collie
Collies are larger and stronger than Shelties.
How many times have you confused breeds?! Let us know in the comments! Watch out for Part 2!
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