Dog Looks Just Like Shakespeare

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If William Shakespeare ever had a dog doppelgänger, he is living in England.

Named Rocco, the mix has the exact same collar as the famous playwright’s signature ruff.

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Currently at the rehoming facility Dogs Trust in Warwickshire, northeast of London, the 5-year-old pup has been given the nickname The Woof in the Ruff.

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And while Shakespeare was said to be reserved, Rocco is anything but. Loving being the center of attention and having boundless energy, Rocco is described as a “cracking lad, lively, playful,” by Kayla Maryon, the Dogs Trust regional press officer.


Image Credit: Dogs Trust
Image Credit: Dogs Trust

The dog found his way into Dogs Trust after he was picked up as a stray and is now looking for a home to call his own.

Maryon believes he would do great in a home with children, or possibly another four-legged friend.

“He loves people and playing with toys,” she says. “He’ll do anything for food!”

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