Aside from being incredibly cuddle-worthy, shaggy dog breeds are eye-catching stunners! Whether the shag is soft and sleek, curly and wooly or rough and wavy, these dogs really know how to flaunt it. Every shaggy dog breed on our list also developed their coats for specific purposes. You’ll find lots of herding dog breeds and hunting pups, which means energy and intelligence. While many of these shaggy dogs tend to be a bit stubborn, grooming them will help build a bond that’ll last a lifetime. Oh yeah, get ready to groom. A lot.