Animals·Posted on Jul 10, 2017Look At This Adorable Dog Who Looks Like A BearThis is definitely a dog, right?by by Eimi Yamamitsu山光瑛美 BuzzFeed News Reporter, Japan, by Rachael KrishnaBuzzFeed News ReporterFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink This is Chowder. He is a 3-year-old chow chow who lives in the Philippines. @chowderthebeardog / Via instagram.com Look at that face. ❤️ instagram.com A bunch of people on Instagram and Facebook noticed how much Chowder looks like a bear. instagram.com instagram.com instagram.com His owner, who asked to remain anonymous, told BuzzFeed News that he is comforted by having Chowder around. @chowderthebeardog / Via Facebook: chowderthebeardog "Chowder is a very kind and loving dog," he said. "Chow chows are sometimes considered aggressive and hard to train, but Chowder is a complete opposite of that. He likes people very much." @chowderthebeardog / Via instagram.com "He loves being hugged by people, and won't care how much people bother him," he said. @chowderthebeardog / Via instagram.com There are lots of cute photos of Chowder going for walks. @chowderthebeardog / Via instagram.com But his owner said he prefers eating and sleeping. @chowderthebeardog / Via Facebook: chowderthebeardog He constantly looks after the family as a guard dog. "He always makes sure that everyone is safe," his owner said. @chowderthebeardog / Via Facebook: chowderthebeardog In short, Chowder is totally lovable. Facebook: chowderthebeardog And maybe a bear... View this photo on Instagram instagram.com If you are interested in seeing Chowder more, check him out on Instagram! @chowderthebeardog / Via Facebook: chowderthebeardog This post was translated from Japanese.