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Top 10 Halloween Costume Ideas for Dogs

Top 10 Halloween Costume Ideas for Dogs

At the end of the month comes the spooktacular holiday that many of us love and enjoy. It is only fair that we let our pets participate and enjoy the holiday as well. Whether they come along with you and your children or you just want to show off your pet’s adorable get up on October 31st, a costume is a great way to celebrate any activities you might have planned.

Top 10 Halloween Costume Ideas for Dogs

At the end of the month comes the spooktacular holiday that many of us love and enjoy. It is only fair that we let our pets participate and enjoy the holiday as well. Whether they come along with you and your children or you just want to show off your pet’s adorable get up on October 31st, a costume is a great way to celebrate any activities you might have planned. If you are looking for the perfect pet costume this year then, by all means, take a look at the list we have compiled below featuring some of the best Halloween costume ideas for dogs.

Dog Halloween Costume Knight
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Take your pet back to the days of yore with this detailed “Sir Barks-A-Lot” costume. A charming alternative to a scary costume which let’s your dog be the knight in shining armor they truly are on the inside. This is a very detailed costume with removable “helmet”.  It is a high-quality choice, made with different colored fabric and durable stitching.

Dog Halloween Costume Scarecrow
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What better way to experience the holiday then by letting your pet dress as a Scarecrow. A good choice for the Fall of the year, this costume is simply adorable and includes a straw hat. The authentic roughly sewn outfit complete with patchwork and buttons makes this outfit look very authentic.

Dog Halloween Costume Clown
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If your dog is constantly making you and those around you laugh with their silly antics, then this might be the costume they need. It is brightly colored and made of slightly reflective material for added safety. It includes a matching hat to really set the whole ensemble off in style.

Dog Halloween Costume Taco
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Put your pet between some lettuce, cheese, and a tortilla shell this Halloween with this cute taco costume. It is easy to fit around them and is probably a little more comfortable than other more intrusive costumes if your dog doesn’t like things on their head or isn’t that into wearing clothes. It is made with a super soft plush material and a high cut stay dry belly so you can be sure you pup will be comfortable and look good enough to eat.

Dog Halloween Costume Giraffe
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Show the world your dog’s wild side on Halloween by making them into an exotic giraffe. This outfit will totally transform them into an adorable African animal. The pullover hood with giraffe ears really set this adorable costume off. The soft pile fur will also keep them warm on a chilly Halloween evening.

Dog Halloween Costume Witch
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What better way to get your pet into the spirit of the season than with this Pumpkin Witch costume. This one is great because it truly emphasizes the holiday and turns your normal dog into a festive staple of Halloween. The brightly colored robe insures that you dog will be very visable and it also includes a witch's hat to complete the outfit perfectly.

Dog Halloween Costume Killer Whale
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If your dog is a fan of water or just loves to chomp things to bits then this costume might be perfect for them. It magically transforms them into a “dangerous” Killer Whale making them a little menacing during trick or treating. This foam filled body has lots of detail, Velcro fastening for easy adjusting, appliqué gills, big teeth and colorful trim.

Dog Halloween Costume Chef
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Bone Apatite! This clever costume easily makes your pet into a master Chef. It’s a great choice for any canine cook that loves treats or just scraps off the floor. The chef’s uniform is very authentic and the professional chef’s hat is just the icing on the cake.

Dog Halloween Costume Butterfly
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This pretty pink Lady Butterfly costume works great for a female dog and lets them be the delicate creature that you know they are. The adorable butterfly wings and antenna really add a lot to the overall outfit. It also features glitter mesh trim to make your little beauty sparkle.

Dog Halloween Costume Cowboy
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Howdy Buckaroos! This wild west Cowboy costume will get your dog ready for an adventure of epic proportions. They will surely feel at home on the range while sporting a western style hat and outfit. Ensure your pet is all set to rustle and round up some serious treats this Halloween.

Any of these choices would be great for your dog this Halloween. It is always a good rule of thumb, that when in doubt, to purchase the next size up from what you think may fit your dog. This ensures that they are comfortable and look their best. It is very important that your dog is happy and safe whatever Halloween activities you have planned.  If your dog simply will not wear a costume then do not force it upon them. Some dogs enjoy dressing up for the holiday and some do not, and they should never be made miserable just to look cute for a few hours.

Happy Howloween!


Russ Barker is a huge fan of pets in costumes, and he knows it can be hard to decide on the one perfect outfit for the holiday. So he picked some favorites put them in his Top 10 Halloween Costume Ideas for Dogs. Russ is a dedicated blogger at Dog Tag Art, a company comprised of individuals who constantly strive to spread the message about proper pet identification. They have created a line of colorful dog tags for dogs which offer a creative way to keep pets safe with current and up-to-date pet ID tags. These revolutionary custom dog tags are very unique and personalized to fit your pet's attitude and personality.
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