It is generally great to groom your dog, however these pet owners have taken it to the extreme. The pictures were taken by pet photographer Ren Netherland. The dogs were contestants for a dog grooming competition that takes pet hygiene to a ratchet level.

Each dog's fur has been cut and colored to resemble pop culture characters. They have also incorporated some scenes from movies. The Florida-based photographer reveals how crazy some people are. Is this abuse? considering the "kill-me" look in some of the dogs' eyes, we think so.

[via Juxtapoz]