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6 Dog Halloween Costume Ideas for You & Your Pooch!

Copy: Serena Faber Nelson

With the spooky season upon us we’ve rounded up 6 awesome dog halloween costume ideas that you and your pooch are sure to love!

Keeping things easy, all of these costumes are available online or take minimal time and effort, because lets face it we’d all prefer to be chowing down on some Halloween candy rather than working our fingers to the bone over a costume.

From store bought to DIY, there’s something boo-tiful for everyone this Halloween…


6 Dog Halloween Costume Ideas for You & Your Pooch


This one’s for the True Blood, Twilight and Vampire Diaries fans. Create your own little bat vampire with this simple DIY tutorial from Martha Stewart.

For you? Grab yourself some fangs, a bottle of True Blood or cover yourself in glitter to finish off the bite-tastic combo.

DIY Instructions >>> Bat Wings Harness Costume


A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…Bring out your dog’s inner nerd with this Chewbacca costume. A great option for dogs who don’t love dress ups – this hoodie slips on easily.

As for you, it’s then just a matter of who you want to be…Han Solo? Princess Leia? Yoda? But choose wisely my friend, as anyone dressed as Jar Jar Binks is going to score low on the candy front.

Click to Buy >>> Star Wars Chewbacca Dog Hoodie


There’s a reason why this doggie Raptor costume is one of the most popular dog Halloween costumes – because it’s so freakin’ adorable!

Pair up with your little dinosaur by slapping on some khakis, a white shirt and some Indian Jones style accessories for that cool, Paleontology vibe (Ross from Friends would be SO impressed!)

Click to Buy >>> Raptor Dog Costume


I aint ‘fraid of no ghost! Head back to the 80s with this awesome Ghostbusters dog jumpsuit (you can grab a matching human Ghostbuster costume here).

Now just to decide who will be Ray and who gets to be Venkman…

Click to Buy >>> Ghostbusters Jumpsuit


Who ordered the frappuccino with a side of Corgi?

Make your own Starbucks doggie costume with some cardboard and markers – and don’t forget the coffee lid hat!

As for you, what could be easier than donning a green Starbucks apron – with your sweet sidekick, you’ll be the post popular barista in the neighbourhood.

DIY Instructions >>> Starbucks Dog Costume


Go wild with a safari theme and the cutest of all giraffes by your side. This snood slips easily over your dog’s head for dogs that don’t like full body costumes (you know the ones… that once you put a costume on them they just lay there in passive resistance until it’s removed? Soda I’m talking to you!)

As for you, dress it up with a bit of glamour ala Katy Perry in Roar – or go old school with a safari suit.

Click to Buy >>> Giraffe Dog Snood by Day Dog Designs



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Copy: Serena Faber Nelson

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  2. Robert says:

    The Ghostbusters costume is going to be popular this year (and in 2016) with the new Ghostbusters movie being released in 2016.

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