Pokémon Groomer turns his poodle into an Arcanine


Award-winning dog groomer Gabriel Feitosa uses his skills to transform his adorable and excitable poodle puppy into the iconic Fire Pokemon, Arcanine.

A Pokemon fan gave their pet poodle a fiery haircut.

In a video posted to TikTok, award-winning groomer Gabriel Feitosa transforms his poodle pup, Edea, into a near-perfect Arcanine. According to the description, it was Edea’s first haircut and could “be nothing less than [sic] a [sic] epic.” The video shows the excited pup showing off his new look while hunting and playing with a plush Pokemon ball.

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This isn’t the first time Feitosa has used her grooming skills and talents to give dogs adorable makeovers. Her Tiktok account is full of videos that feature puppy transformations in everything from other animals like giraffes and leopards to pop culture characters like The Grinch and The Powerpuff Girls.

The long duration Pokemon franchise began in 1996 with the releases of Pocket Monsters: Red and Greenwhich were later renamed Pokemon Red and Blue, and now stands as one of the most recognizable and beloved IPs in all of pop culture. As such, it serves as a popular source of inspiration for fan-created content. Beyond the arcane cosplay of Feitosa’s puppy, notable examples of recent fan work include a nightmarish painting by Haunter and a series of giant origami sculptures by Togepi, Vileplume, and Lotad.

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Additionally, the franchise also continues to produce official content. More than 120 main products and derivatives Pokemon the games launched in the decades after the originals were released. new games, Pokemon Scarlet and Purple, are set to release on November 18, 2022, exclusively for the Nintendo Switch. The game will introduce players to a whole new region inspired by Spain and a host of new creatures to capture and battle. Fans are already expressing their excitement for Scarlet and violet starters, Fuecoco, Sprigatito and Quaxly, with many stating how difficult it will be to choose just one as a partner.

There have also been recent developments in other areas of the Pokemon franchise. In terms of anime, the last arc of Pokemon Journeys sees Ash Ketchum fight in a tournament alongside the world’s strongest trainers, which means viewers can see the return of fan-favorite characters like Lance, Cynthia and Iris. Additionally, the Lost Origin expansion for the trading card was recently announced and is expected to hit stores in September. Not only will the expansion feature new cards like Hisuian Zoroark VSTAR, Hisuian Goodra VSTAR, and Radiant Gardevoir, but it will also bring back the famous Lost Zone mechanic.

Source: TikTok via game radar+


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