Do you think these guinea pigs appreciate their upgraded wardrobes?
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In the world of small, furry animals, we weren't sure it got better than gerbils competing
in a pageant. We were wrong.
Japan-based designer Maki Yamada creates specialty guinea pig attire, turning these otherwise adorable rodents into runway-worthy, four-legged fashionistas. Hats? Check. Wedding dresses? You got it.
"Pet fashion is very popular in Japan. Hundreds and thousands of dog clothes exist," he told the U.K.'s Metro
. "But I had never encountered guinea pig clothes." Dapper dogs
and glamour cats
, if you ever need some style advice, you know who to go to.