100 Genius Pet Costumes for Halloween
Halloweek is here, and we’re doing our darnedest to provide oodles of last minute inspiration for you all week long. On our list? Pet costumes, of course! You’ve seen the funny ones, the catty ones, the doggy ones, and even the underwater ones… but now it’s time to see EVERYTHING. Here are 100 classy costumes for all your furry friends.
How incredible is this? Who knew pugs could look so good in button downs? (via Underbite Textiles)
Not sure this pooch is super psyched to be a bunch of grapes, but he looks insanely cute! (via Fuck Yeah Boston Terriers)
Got two pups? The classic Batman and Robin duo is perfect for these dachshunds. (via Celebrity Dachshund)
8. Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke: And onto the pop culture segment of today’s program…! Dogs dressed as Miley Cyrus might be the best thing to come out of Halloween this year. The little buns push us right over the edge.
The most important thing about this costume? The PROPS in the photo. What is that little chair in the background anyway?! (via Cosmoplitan)
This pooch is probably not psyched about the thimble hat, but this costume is pretty dang pin–worthy. (via Daily Mail)
I’m not sure this cat can actually walk around in the costume but it certainly makes a good photo opp. (via Costume Works)
This dog came in like a wrecking ball and hit us hard with that goofy grin. (via Apartment Therapy)
We don’t completely understand this costume, but you might say this cat is well-bread… er, bred. (via The Daily Weird)
The detailed work on the piano alone is enough to make us swoon, but mostly we love that this dog parent created an entire tableau for their pup’s costume. The framed photo of Liberace’s partner is an especially solid touch. (via Brit + Co)
23. Kanye Cat ($20): Kanye West’s got nothin’ on him.
How timely is this? The whole scene is set so perfectly, we wish Thanksgiving was already here. (via Brit + Co)
There’s just something about this photo, the fence, the painted orange legs, and the face on this dog that makes this the best Chia Pet costume we’ve ever seen. (via Brit + Co)
Pipe cleaners as glasses and the lightning bolt scar? Genius. These well-coiffed pups would look right at home at Hogwart’s. (via Brit + Co)
Alien invader… Space cadet… We’re not exactly sure what this cat’s supposed to be, but we do know we’ve never seen a Chinese food carton look quite this awesome before. (via BuzzFeed)
We’ve gotta hand it to this new breed of dog costume that uses two-legged optical illusions. They make it look so real. (via Amanda Zumwalt)
This Japanese dog mom crocheted a unicorn mask for her pooch… and now we need one for every dog in America. (via Makezine)
How crazy is this? This costume is sort of hard to understand, and is so well done! It looks like a skeleton and mummy are carrying a pumpkin, and looking rather stylish while doing it. (via Brit + Co)
We see pride, we see power, we see a badass dachshund who don’t take no crap off’a nobody. (via Costume Works)
All you need is a witch and a wardrobe to make this costume even more amazing. Or a scarecrow and a Tin Man. Or a Rafiki… dang, how will you decide?! (via Instructables)
When you put a bowl of glittery fruit on your cat’s head, she’ll be just as happy and enthusiastic as the original Miss Chiquita. (via Not So Kitty Shop)
If this was a person dressed up as Frida Kahlo, it’d be super chic and intellectual. But it’s a dog, and it’s hilarious. (via Apartment Therapy)
Where’s that lion from above? These little mongrels are gonna get him, and the little dogs, too! (via The Tin Man)
A nod to one of Madge’s signature looks is just what your little pup ordered. (via Apartment Therapy)
Something tells us the Big Bad Wolf wouldn’t mess with this catty little Red Riding Hood. (via BuzzFeed)
This dog costume that keeps on giving throughout the year. You can use this one on Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. (via Refinery29)
Okay okay, a cat can’t really cruise around town in this costume but… it’s great for a sleepy little feline. (via Laughing Squid)
Sometimes, the simplest DIY costumes are the best. (via Animals Tweeting as Owen Pallett)
Lady liberty is always a beauty, and Maya definitely does this gal justice. (via @maya_on_the_move)
Because you think your kitty’s the center of the universe… or at least she think so. (via Not So Kitty Shop)
72. Gator Dog ($20): This alligator costume is made to be comfortable for the pups, and this guy looks like he wants to wear it all year round. You could go Crocodile Dundee or Captain Hook with this one!
You can all us out for having one too many Miley costumes on this list but it’s impossible to choose just one! The paw print decal? Perfection. (via @maya_on_the_move)
Because the concept of Sharknado isn’t absurd enough, let’s put it on a hat for a cat. (via Not So Kitty Shop)
This handcrafted costume is definitely a labor of love, and the results are gorgeous. (via Buzzfeed)
Take your pick — just make sure your pup doesn’t think that wig is a chew toy. (via Brit + Co)
The headpiece on this little turkey is what takes it to the next level. (via Her Campus)
90. Finding Nemo ($30): We found Nemo, and he’s eating all your used tissues.
I wish we could see a pic of the doggie as a box of Thin Mints, but this costume is still a knockout. (via Martha Stewart)
And finally, a hilarious pile of yarn spaghetti, styrofoam meatballs and a cool attitude. (via Cosmopolitan)