We could all use a little more cute in our lives these days, and what’s cuter than a dog? Well, if you’re a fan of dressing your furry friend up for big occasions, pups in Halloween costumes is the correct answer.
From top pop culture moments to timeless dog-friendly classics, here are the best creative takes on these top five Halloween costume ideas, from least to most popular, according to Google Trends. And yes, they pack all the cute.
But get them fast, because once they’re gone — they’re gone for another year!
For the dog with a quirky personality
What is it about dog-and-crustacean combos that we find so adorable? Whatever the reason, nobody can deny this silly costume is a winner.
Rubie’s Costume Company Mr. Claws Lobster Pet Costume, Amazon, $28.
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For the dog who’ll watch Disney cartoons with you
Pups watching Disney cartoons is 100 per cent a thing! While this can certainly mean any donkey costume, we can’t help but giggle at this childhood-favourite Eeyore costume.
Rubie’s Disney Eeyore, Amazon, $19.
For the dog who actually hates dressing up
You won’t be putting your pet out of their comfort zone with this relatively simple-yet-funny costume that shows your pup still understood the assignment.
Vampire Pet Cape Puppy Costume Cloak, Amazon, $14.
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For the dog with a constant case of the zoomies
Have a little speed demon on your hands? Does he like to run round-and-round with no reason or purpose during witching hour? Complete the look with this race car costume for dogs.
Race Car Driver Dog Costume, Brands on Sale, $15.
For the dog with who appreciates a good pop culture reference
OK, given the success of this year’s runaway Netflix series Squid Game you might have seen this one coming from a mile out, but who can deny the cute? We’ll take 10 of our favourite character, Oh Il-nam, please.
Puppery Squid Game Halloween Costume for Dogs, Etsy, $34.