As if the indignity of dressing pets in silly outfits wasn't bad enough, some owners have taken to dyeing their animals in festive colors for the holidays. When will it end?

MSNBC reports on a pet salon in North Carolina that specializes in dye jobs and stenciling for pets. Of course, all treatments are done with pet-safe materials.

What's your opinion? Is this trend harmless or does it qualify as cruelty to animals? Watch the report on the hot new pet owner trend below and let us know.

[via MSNBC]