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Poop Bag Couture?

When I saw this photo in The Economist's More Intelligent Life, I wondered why this poor Yorkie was wearing folded poop bags all over his...

Maria Goodavage  |  Sep 29th 2010


When I saw this photo in The Economist’s More Intelligent Life, I wondered why this poor Yorkie was wearing folded poop bags all over his body. Why do you think Honza is sporting these odd things?

Before you scroll down, try to think of a reason. Some of you will surely know immediately. Others of you — like me — may not even be able to make sense of it after you see the answer.

Ready?

Set?

Scroll!

Whoa! What happened?! Is this the same dog?! Those doohickeys in his hair were there to help keep it smooth and straight. But how did he get this way in the first place? It looks like someone put him on the ironing board and went to town on him.

Here’s a video of what Yorkie wrapping is all about. I don’t think I’ll try this with Jake…