Then and Now: How Dog Breeds Have Changed Over the Past 100 Years (15 photos)


Dogs have been man’s best friend for thousands of years. Although we can only hazard a guess as to what our pets looked like in the beginning, we can easily compare them with dogs that lived 100 years ago. In a relatively short period of time (evolution wise), due to man’s obsession with creating the perfect canine, some dog breeds have changed beyond recognition over the course of 100 years.

English Bulldog


Bull Terrier

Basset Hound

Irish Setter

West Highland White Terrier