manga04_jpg login_tab_left_jpg
Username:   Password:    Forgot Password?
Try out our new iPhone application!
Manga Poll
How should non-standard Japanese dialects be translated?
Translate to a non-standard English dialect or accent
Standard English without any note
Standard English with a translation note
See Old Polls

Manga is the Japanese equivalent of comics
with a unique style and following. Join the revolution! Read some manga today!

Coded in ConTEXT

Join #baka-updates

RSS Feed
center_left_tab Manga Info center_right_tab
ALL    A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z   
Dog Style  
Login to add items to your list, keep track of your progress, and rate series!
An entertaining romp from Modoru who has once again veered away from her dark side and visited the side of her humorous stories. Of course it's still rather twisted. A couple of high school delinquents (Teru and Miki) discover that despite being from opposing sides, they have no objection to a bit of a sheet tumble with one another. Doggie-style refers more to how one of them is referred to as a dog by the other. Neither of these guys is an innocent, and it will be interesting to see where it goes.

The series was named after the Slam Dunk doujinshi "Dog Style" Modoru wrote in 1994.


Related Series

Associated Names
ドッグ スタイル

Groups Scanlating

Latest Release(s)

Status in Country of Origin
3 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

Anime Start/End Chapter

User Reviews


User Rating
Average: 8.7 / 10.0 (730 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.61 / 10.0
 51% (374 votes)
 19% (141 votes)
 12% (88 votes)
 7% (49 votes)
 3% (20 votes)
 2% (12 votes)
 1% (8 votes)
 1% (5 votes)
 0% (3 votes)
 4% (30 votes)

Last Updated
March 27th 2017, 10:40am PST



Category Recommendations





Original Publisher
Biblos (2005)
Libre Shuppan (2007)

Serialized In (magazine)

Licensed (in English)

English Publisher
SuBLime (3 Volumes - Complete; Digital)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #569 increased(+52)
Monthly Pos #867 increased(+144)
3 Month Pos #1208 increased(+50)
6 Month Pos #1311 decreased(-32)
Year Pos #1287 decreased(-50)

List Stats
On 291 reading lists
On 280 wish lists
On 1481 completed lists
On 37 unfinished lists
On 415 custom lists

Note: You must be logged in to update information on this page.

Forum Posts
Volume 3 over 8 years ago

Click to view the forum

tickmark preloadxmark preloadxmark preload
User Comments [ Order by usefulness ]

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.

Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Kurarara
June 6th, 2017, 12:55pm
I wa expecting this to be one of those weirdm surreal yaois, but maaaan!!! Just like with Yatamomo...the emotions are so real, and you are forced to root for the characters!! You really don't know how it will end!!,
Read it!
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Somebody Let the Dog Out   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by jojalee
January 22nd, 2017, 5:55pm
A stray dog gets a home at the end and that's all one really needs from a story. A struggle between the boundaries of friendship and romantic/sexual love, Motoni displays High School angst within these much older seeming characters (like I'm pretty sure half of them are just 30 years old and stuck in high school or something) in a nostalgia inducing way. Good read, though it did 'run around' a bit.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Stelita
March 27th, 2016, 6:42am
This is my all time favourite story. The story itself is touching, the characters are great, and the way Motoni sensei showed the development of feelings was amazing. Miki's inner thoughts were remarkable way of narrating the story. This is the first manga that brought me to tears, in spite of not being a tragedy. I cried, I laughed, I was touched by all the emotions the MCs felt. The intimacy between Miki ans Chiaki was even greater showed throughout the development of the story. And yea, her art is so damn good, because the sex-scenes were not just two guys having sex. They were so charged with emotions, that made me tremble. Even the nasty dialogues they had during intercourse were meaningful emotionwise. Motoni sensei is a genius! Every word and sentence in her stories carries a deep meaning. I absolutely love this manga. I've read it for five times already, and it's never enough. smile

... Last updated on March 27th, 2016, 6:58am
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Himitsu-chan
January 31st, 2016, 7:24am
I never really liked yaoi with action genre, i just happened to be bored ang gave this manga a try and Holy shit! I'm worshipping this manga so bad that it made me cry literally i was like crying since the chapter where they had a fall out until the end that they got back together. It was so passionate, even without words you can feel how much they treasure each other, their sweetness is the epitome it is giving me a shudder throughout my body, the other characters is also pretty good at confusing me about their true feelings, i want more of this story i want more of their passion enveloping all my senses, i want to cry, to hurt, to smile, to laugh with this pair. I love them so much, i love how they understand each other, how they know how to console each other and how they know how much they love each other. I'm recommending this badly to those who are reading this please read it and be engulfed in the story.

... Last updated on January 31st, 2016, 7:25am
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Lovely and tragic.   
Rating: N/A
by sofistree
August 24th, 2014, 9:39am
I loved how the characters were all different and not all cliches - they had elements of actual human beings, which is unusual for a lot of manga. It was great.

This is a very tragic story in some ways. I had a very hard time with the rape and attempted rapes. I had to skim those parts. I am glad, though, that none of them were the typical yaoi "I love you so I'll rape you" things. None of that happened. But this still wasn't easy to read at times.

Overall, I adore the main couple. They're rough and loud and get along and fight. I thought it was awesome. Despite being a heavy story in places, overall this was not too heavy of a story (surprising but true).

OH! And also, they used condoms! Hooray! Safe sex is sexy sex, everyone! Safety is critical! smile

... Last updated on August 24th, 2014, 9:41am
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
fun read   
Rating: 8.3 / 10.0
by butako chan
August 19th, 2014, 9:28pm
Haha, this gave me a good laugh. There were clever moments throughout the manga that made me chuckle. The plot is surprisingly deep. I think the mangaka was able to achieve exactly what they wanted in this work. The characters are really likeable and their personalities are shown though the dialogue with other characters. I would have liked if they were given even more development though. The art is nice and suits the style of the manga well.

... Last updated on August 19th, 2014, 10:23pm
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Realistic emotions and amazing character development   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by aventurite
December 29th, 2013, 9:39am
I just finished reading Dog Style by Motoni Modoru and it was perfect.
Weird, broken, wretched, depressing, tragic but also uplifting, magnificent, breathtaking, god damn fucking beautiful and happy kind of perfect.
I haven't read anything this good in ages. All of the characters' back stories, interactions, personal developments and the final resolution wrenched my feelings out by the heart string, beat it to pulp and left gooey remains to melt in a fluffy cloud of bliss. Even the annoying male side characters turned out epically likeable by the end.
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
And did I mention that it has a happy ending? Something This Good Can't Have a Happy Ending just went flying out the window, through the stratosphere and over the moon.

I. Am. So. Done.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
180 degress turn over   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by chealsealina
September 12th, 2013, 1:23am
OMFG~! this was 180 degrees turn over to me! It's different to what I've read lots of YAOI manga and even on drama I haven't cry this much ..... totally so wonderful and I will give *two thumbs up* I'm going to RE-Read this for sure it's my first time so touched and being attached to this kind of story I LOVED IT~!

at the Ending my chest it feels so tight that i couldn't breath from the emotions I feel while reading ... 'til i noticed like i have my own world filled with tears. Hearth-throbbing and so many emotions that you can get from reading such a great story from Mdoru Motoni & Erio Oka =)
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
A Favorite   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by iyris
February 11th, 2013, 2:04am
The very first yaoi I gave the rate of 10. (Second was Not Equal by Ike Reibun) The art is really good and their expressions were well drawn (especially their happy faces). Very good narration and realistic emotions--given that they were delinquents. The pair was not too cheesy. It was practical and natural. The plot was simple but well-developed and well-delivered. I had fun reading it the first time. And I still had fun reading it the second time. smile
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Real Gem!   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Namiya
January 6th, 2013, 3:01am
This was a real gem for me because of the scale of this piece, how the characters were able to move me and how I was drawn into the story!
I really loved it and would recommend it to everyone! It's a must read for a real yaoi fan!
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
  Pages (6) [ 1 2 3 4 ... Last ] Next Page
Show  entries per page 

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.
Manga Search