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What Kind of Breed is Boo, the Cutest Dog in the World?

Updated on June 23, 2015

Who is Boo?

Undoubtably, Boo is the most adorable puppy on the Internet. With more than 3 million YouTube views and over 1.5 million likes on his Facebook page, he is on his way to becoming the most famous dog in the world.

Boo, the cutest dog in the world. Photo from Boo's Facebook page.
Boo, the cutest dog in the world. Photo from Boo's Facebook page.

What Kind of Dog is Boo?

From the time his videos were watched on YouTube, people started asking about the breed of this very cute puppy. Well, Boo is a Pomeranian with an extreme and unique hairstyle!

His owner and groomer definitely had taste, but I wonder if Boo's 'do counts as cruelty to an animal. What do you think? You may want to read about the Pomeranian breed a little more to understand them. Anyway, they are one of the cutest dog breeds and make nice videos and photos whether you trim their coat or not.

Would You Do it?

If you have a Pomeranian, would you give it an extreme hairstyle like Boo?

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I Love Boo

Below are a couple of cute videos of the adorable Boo, the loveliest dog in the world. I wouldn't be surprised if this dog stars in some movies in the near future. Enjoy!

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      17 months ago from New York

      Very cute and insightful article, I enjoyed. Following now. I'd just like to add that if any of you want to follow me I will be more than happy to follow back I enjoy meeting new Hubbers its so much fun :)

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      Boogirl 21 months ago

      Omg

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      Celina Burge 2 years ago

      How do you get a boo dog??Because I wanted a boo dog for a LONG time. I want a boo SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO much.

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      Carol 2 years ago

      I want one soooo bad!!! Please help - where can I get one. I am 55 and ready to invest in puppy school, medical insurance and even a babysitter during the day.

      Help me get one. Please - I promise to shower Boo Baby with so much love.

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      kayla diamond 2 years ago

      I wished I had boo because he is the cutest pup in the world.

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      Cassidy Flynn 8 years old. 2 years ago

      I think boo is the cutest dog in the world because he has the most cutest face in the world.

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      sheila 2 years ago

      To hell with others opinions! It's quite apparent not only you the owner live him but so do many others! Simply adorable

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      Unknown 3 years ago

      This dog is so cute I would love to meet him. This is how much I love him . If I see him I don't know why but i always fell like crying and on all my devices he is my screen saver and I have a million pictures off him.

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      Kendra 3 years ago

      I love boo and I would like to know what type of breed is boo because I really want to get a dog like him. :-)

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      Tashia 3 years ago

      me and my friend ashley love your dog it is so cut waer did you get your dog

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      Anick 3 years ago

      I am going to copy the face of boo

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      Ali 3 years ago

      my dog is cuter.

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      Mazziebluemichigan 3 years ago

      Soo cute

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      C318137 4 years ago

      I've been reading up on these comments on how it's cruel to give a Pomeranian a haircut like this. It's almost IMPOSSIBLE to find out WHY people think this. Eventually most of those comments trace back to England, specifically to the Royal Dog Society or whatever they call themselves, and the associated Pomeranian Society. Even THEY won't tell you why they claim it's cruel. I've concluded that these are the upper crust who enter their dogs in shows, and a short haircut on a Pom will get them low scores. In order to keep the public perception that long-haired Poms are what is PERFECT, they want to blast anything else. They REALLY resent the public falling in love with a Pom that doesn't meet their standard of excellence. Of hundreds and hundreds of postings I only found ONE post that cited something that sounds rational, and I have no idea where it's factual or not. That person claimed that Pomeranians don't have the extent of natural resistance to skin diseases that short-haired dogs do, and depend on a thick coat to protect them from skin disease...therefore to cut off their natural 'protection' is high risk and therefore cruel. I don't know---a vet should be able to tell us whether that is hogwash or not. Are there differences in dogs' natural resistance to infection, tied to the thickness of their coat?

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      maria 4 years ago

      How much does she cost???

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      unknown 4 years ago

      this ain't cute. looks like an alien dog.

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      MysteryC 4 years ago

      Rippy, I was thinking the same thing (how is the hairstyle this dog has cruel). Some haircuts can be cruel for certain animals. I don't see this one as such in any way. The only way I can see it as "cruel" is if a cut requires high maintenance and the dog hates being groomed, shakes, etc. Then it's cruel and selfish. But, some dogs love being groomed. It's all relevant. This dog looks pretty cute and happy to me :)

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      Rippy Boopenstein 4 years ago

      How the hell is a haircut cruelty to animals????

      There's so much REAL animal cruelty going on in the world, people need to focus on that instead. Boo looks pretty friggin happy, I would not worry about his hairstyle. =__=

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      ally 4 years ago

      so what type of dog is Boo?

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      Troy 4 years ago

      Have Boo's ears been altered in any way

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      Lolipop 4 years ago

      I love boo he is the cutest dog i'v ever seen. I want a dog that looks like him alot

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      cj 4 years ago

      boo is the cutest dog in the world... well i think

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      Shelia 4 years ago

      Is she a mix of breeds

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      Gail 4 years ago

      im getting a pom and right away im taking him to groomer to get the exact cut like boo.. however ive seen some poms who failed at the attempt to have the boo cut.. im worriedthat my pom somehow wont look like boo, the way i want him too... Any thoughts on this

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      alyssa gorges pink 4 years ago

      boo is so cute what tipe of dog is boo i know he is a pomeranian but is he a ewok,chow,pom,teacup ?????????????????????????

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      alyssa prettier than you 4 years ago

      i have been looking every where to know what kind of dog is boo i know his a pomeranian but he can be a teacup , chow,pom, ewok,

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      Na 5 years ago

      Not good for the dogs undercoat, but it's cute. Look it up for more info

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      Savannah 5 years ago

      I don't know why people call him ugly, but I diss agree!!! My dog should have been in the running! ( just my opinion)!!!!!

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      nishadi 5 years ago

      those dos are the cutest in the world i want one

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      Victoria 5 years ago

      I love boo I want to have him. Cute dogs are so nice.

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      kate 5 years ago

      I STARTED A BOO CLUB IN SCHOOL THAT'S HOW MUCH I LOVE BOO. I HAVE 2 PUPPIES BUT I DON'T THINK THERE AS CUTE AS BOO EVEN THOE EVERYONE TELLS ME THEY R. I GUESS EVERYONE THINKS THAT OTHER PEOPLE'S DOGS R CUTER THAN THERE OWN.

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      Mackenzie 5 years ago

      i LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE love Boo

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      Dana 5 years ago

      I think Boo is very cute! It makes me want to get my party Pom a hair cut like this. The hair cut is a great idea because it is easier to take care of and the dog seems to be happy . It is bad when there hair gets in tangles and they get upset when u have to brush it or cut it out.

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      5 years ago

      Boo is like the cutest how do you get your puppy that hair style!I am a huge animal lover!

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      mie 5 years ago

      omg i stayed up all night just looking at this dog!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...jk not relly but i hav to say this is the highlight of my life to see this dog... it is now my screensaver!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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      zch 5 years ago

      i wish i had a dog like that

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      Boo Lover 5 years ago

      Boo is so adorable!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????

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      sabrina 5 years ago

      i think that boo is sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo cute and so cute i whant one so bad but cant't have to pay 300 dollares were i live

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      Lacey carlock 5 years ago

      boo is sooooooooooooooo cute I would trade him in for my dog Trixie she is a mix breed half bichon and a yorky we get her groomed she looks a lot better after words I would say boo is cuter than my dog trixie 1 is one and I am ten

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      tkh 5 years ago

      JKM says "Anna, it's IMPOSSIBLE for a pomeranian and a chow to breed."

      You know not from what you speak. What makes you think it is impossible? I have a 4 year old chowpom who is the cutest pup ever. And she has been bred once - successfully I might add - bearing 3 pups.

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      ycydkvhjbnfjh 5 years ago

      Hes du-bomb

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      Argentina 5 years ago

      What is this bs about giving the dog a haircut as a sign of cruelty? Are those people mad? It's not like the dog it's gonna go into the mirror and look at himself and go :"Damn, what the hell happened to my fur?"They don't care, better yet it keeps them cooler in the summer.

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      sai swaroop 5 years ago

      its soooo cute and i like it very much ,, especially my mom love it

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      Jenny 5 years ago

      I luv him

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      Kim 5 years ago

      It is NOT cruel to have a Pomeranian's hair cut! I had a Pomeranian and I had it's hair cut every Summer, It was a lot cooler on him and his hair didn't mat up as much! My God there is nothing cruel about it!

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      Rachael 5 years ago

      I SERIOUALY WANT TO BUY BOO OFF OF YOU. HE IS SO DAM CUTE. HOW MUCH WILL YOU TAKE FOR HIM?!?!?!

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      Jennifer 5 years ago

      I LOVE BOO SO MUCH HE IS SO CUTE!!!! But it kind of lowers the other dogs' self-esteems because they are not the cutest dog in the world. I do though think Boo is the cutest pomeranian but its not fair so say he's the cutest dog in the world. I love my dogs and they are both so adorable!!! And I don't think its cruelty to cut a dog's fur like that .... its the same as humans getting a haircut... its not animal cruelty PEOPLE its making your dog look FABULOUS!!!!

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      estephani 5 years ago

      que lindo estan bello

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      Wampus Woozle 5 years ago

      Boo is the Cutest Dog in the world so why wouldn't you give your pom an extreme hairdo like boo's. That dog is loved by people all over the world and its not animal cruelty to amp up your baby dog! I have a pom puppy and for her first haircut...here comes the booism. Love Roxy 2 death and will love her 10x more with her new hair! GO BOO!!!

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      Silver and Sarah 5 years ago

      I own a pom and i say its not cruel because if they were wild they would have to look for their food and water and they would soon die out.

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      Guest 5 years ago

      I think its very cruel to keep a dog as well as make it a hairstyle as dogs need to own their life too!

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      lily and liam 5 years ago

      maggie said she was cuter then any dog in the world

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      lily and liam 5 years ago

      this dog is cute but my dog is 10000000 times cuter then that puppy. our dog is a German shepherd her name is maggie (lily i don't see what the big deal is its dog for crying out loud)

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      Leah 5 years ago

      I thought he was tabby cat and husky loll i was rong(;

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      jj 5 years ago

      he is so cute

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      cute but i wouldn't say cuter than my dog.I don't think any other dog can replace mine.Not even boo"the cutest dog ever"

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      Casey 5 years ago

      Boo is a awesome dog maybe I will get a dog like Boo. Boo is so cute I love to meet Boo. Boo is absolutely the cutest dog in the world. Boo is cute I have all the Boo books so that is all I wanted to tell u so by

      By: a girl that thinks Boo is sssooo cute Casey Comfort

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      Young Doe 5 years ago

      How do I get one like this?? Any referrals?

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      Tracy 5 years ago

      How can I get one that looks like this??? I'll buy one today

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      mayra 5 years ago

      my dog is a pomoranian i love him go on youtube put in pomorainian breed and it is the first one

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      Shannon 5 years ago

      I think Boo is so cute! I am fixin to purchase a pom, I have wanted one for so long, but I am so OCD and was worried about the shedding. My daughter, danielle showed me pic of Boo, I made my mind up immediately. I am so gonna have it's fur cut in the Teddy Bear cut or the Lion Cut, which is long around the face, body cut short like Boo and a long tail, besides Boo's cut the Lion cut is the cutesy and so easy to maintain. My breeder informed me that if you want a dog that does not shed as much she breeds Yorkies and Poms, called Yorkiepom I can't wait to see one. She has been breeding these two dogs for 18 years and says they are very popular. As far as Boo, I think he is definitely the cutesy dog I have ever seen!!! Congrats to the breeder and the owner, kudos to you both!!!! Love it!!!

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      yuck 5 years ago

      wow this is called the cutest dog in the world...yuck....

      shibas are way better than this fugly looking thing

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      emma 5 years ago

      Omg i love boo

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      matt 5 years ago

      lmfao, this dog is not even close to being cute, its actually pretty ugly.

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      fancy3566 5 years ago

      I have the same dog and have him cut that way... and for anna that says its not a real POM, part chow... ... you are soooo wrong My scooby is 8 years old and weighs 7 pounds and they could be twins...

      Anna 6 weeks ago

      He is not a full bred pomeranian, he looks like a mix of chow chow judging by his paws and his body. SO CUTE NONETHELESS!

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      3m0k!d 5 years ago

      i would cut my pom's hair if it were in the summer and i wouldn't like matted fur if i was a dog.

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      Sue 5 years ago

      You are so cute my friends think your fake.

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      %!$^#%&#@ 5 years ago

      I thought it was ateddy bear

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      InduswebiTech 5 years ago from Rama Road, Kirti Nagar, New Delhi, India

      i think it's a breed of poodle and a pomerian....

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      Bob 5 years ago

      Boo is amazing my step dad has his book I love the one with the duck in the bathtub.

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      zack 5 years ago

      hes a pom?! he looks so weird for a pom but anyway hes so cute!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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      dot 5 years ago

      well he is cute but what's so cool? i mean don't get me wrong he's a cutie pie but i have seen millions of other dogs that are pretty cuter. i mean well other dogs are pretty cute too!! like cockappoo's (cocker spaniel and poodle) their adorable!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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      hannah 5 years ago

      he's sooooooooooooooooooooooooooo ADORABLE!!!

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      raina 5 years ago

      I really want a dog like Boo. I have his book and I just love him. I just want to know how much a pom costs in a regular pet shop and how much his hair cut would cost in like a porfessional grooming salon, and what it would cost in like a regular pet store please! I just want a dog.

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      uhhh 5 years ago

      How is getting a dog groomed animal cruelty? Boo's haircut is not 'extreme'..it's a very typical hairstyle for Pom's called a Teddy Bear cut. Because Boo's undercoat is so full he ends up looking super fluffy.

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      Ben 5 years ago

      don't you people think that it is creepy. give it a normal hair cut. that is just messed up

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      Alyssa 5 years ago

      SOoooooooooo cute

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      jkm 5 years ago

      Anna, it's IMPOSSIBLE for a pomeranian and a chow to breed. you have no clue about the pomeranian or their hair. the pom is a double coated dog, and if you have them groomed professionally on a regular basis their hair can get massively thick, all this cut is, is a lion cut w/out the body being completely shaved short. it's cut short enough and groomed enough that the hair puffs out. just as you'd see with another poofy breed (the bichon frise- which look like cotton balls when show groomed). i breed poms.

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      Aw 5 years ago

      He is the cutiest thing I have ever seen

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      Anna 5 years ago

      He is not a full bred pomeranian, he looks like a mix of chow chow judging by his paws and his body. SO CUTE NONETHELESS!

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      Wyliy 5 years ago

      I love the dogs fur it's soooo cute

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      bassethoundowner 5 years ago

      It's cute , but MY Boo is SO SO SO much cuter to me. She's a Basset.

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      Fille 5 years ago

      Boo is a pomeranian as it says o.O

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      Aim.x 5 years ago

      what type of dog is boo?,x

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      Victoria 5 years ago

      Soooooooooooooo cute my dog loks like him hes 3 months old hes name is pufik

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      bob 5 years ago

      i have seen cuter dogs. boo is not that cute

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      Mel 5 years ago

      Unfair? Dogs SO don't care about their hairstyles.

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      Holle Abee 5 years ago from Georgia

      What a cutie pie!

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      rosie 5 years ago

      how do you get his hair like that ? i luv it

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      Berries 5 years ago

      Boo is sssooo cute!!!

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      Jasmine 5 years ago

      Wow, Boo is Such A Cutie!

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      Rosey 5 years ago

      boo is so adorable what a charming little pup many blessing to boo

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      buddysmom 5 years ago

      Boo is indeed a very cute dog.but I would not trade my pom (budddy) for a million pounds.

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      Anamika S 5 years ago from Mumbai - Maharashtra, India

      Oh my God... He is so cute! I would love one like him for sure!

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      erika 5 years ago

      hes so adorable and cute

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      sumrandomguy 5 years ago

      boo is so cuteeeeeeeeee i just love him but would you clarify if its a new breed or simply a haircut for me pleese

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      Linda Rogers 5 years ago from Minnesota

      Boo is the cutest puppy ever. I too would like to see this dog without the funky do and see which is best. Thanks for the videos. This dog looks like a stuffed animal come to life.

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      SunSeven 5 years ago from Singapore / India

      I think all poms are very cute. They are so playful and loveable. Thank you all for your kind comments.

      Best Regards

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      Mer 5 years ago

      My Pom has this hair style during summer. He looks like Boo. He is also cute.

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      Stephen 5 years ago

      Neat neat neat Very sweet I like him . His hair doo is great

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      papa smurf 5 years ago

      don't see what the big deal is. Yes its cute but lots of dogs are.

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      stephen foster 5 years ago

      My dog Reynolds wants his book.?

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      Mmbeth 5 years ago

      Very cute I would also like to see what he looked like before hair cut

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      felicitylovespari 5 years ago

      He is such a little cutie. I love Boo. :)

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      Fuller-Life 5 years ago from Washington, DC

      I love Dogs and Boo is definitely a blast to be with. It would be interesting to learn more on how this breed came about.I don't know if the hairstyle does him justice, I wish we could also see boo without a haircut. Thanks, lovely hub.

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      Gypsy Willow 5 years ago from Lake Tahoe Nevada USA , Wales UK and Taupo New Zealand

      Thanks for showing us all about Boo. He certainly is very cute.

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      cristina327 5 years ago from Manila

      Nice hub about a dog. He is so cute. I am a dog lover. Dogs have always special place in my heart. Blessings to you Sunseven and best regards.

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      William F Torpey 5 years ago from South Valley Stream, N.Y.

      Cute.

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      Cindy Murdoch 5 years ago from Texas

      Boo is a pomeranian puppy! Looks like an E-wok. Pomeranians are my favorite!

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