40 of the Best Halloween Costumes for Dogs
Who says Halloween is just for humans? Your pup will be scary cute in any of these dog Halloween costume ideas.
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Dino dog costume
Your dog will be digging up fossils in this adorable stegosaurus dinosaur costume. It comes in all sizes and includes an easy strap-on dino head and body costume. Let your dog carry around their favorite bone to add a little something to the costume. If you’re crafty, you could even try to make it as a DIY Halloween costume for your pup.
Dumbo dog costume
Model your dog after the classic Disney character with this Dumbo costume. Make sure to measure your dog before picking out a size so that they aren’t stepping on their ears all night. Check out these DIY Disney costume ideas for more magical costume options.
Delivery dog costume
Help your dog deliver cuteness this Halloween with this USPS delivery driver dog costume. Their tail will be free for lots of wagging as they head out with you to trick or treat. Side note: A USPS delivery driver could also be a DIY costume for your kids.
Happy cow dog costume
Have your pup walk a mile in another animal’s hooves this Halloween by transforming them into a happy cow. They’ll be milking the cuteness all night. Plus, this can make a perfect costume for black and white dogs.
Shark dog costume
This costume is especially adorable for the smaller pups out there. Bonus points if you play the Jaws theme while they’re wearing it! A shark could also make a good baby Halloween costume—the little one could be Baby Shark.
Werewolf dog costume
Channel your dog’s inner wolf with this cute Halloween costume idea. Full moon or not, they’re in for a howling good time. We can see long-haired dogs really rocking this look!
Bumblebee dog costume
Your dog will be the buzz of the neighborhood in this adorable costume. You could even get one for yourself and have an adorable best friend Halloween costume idea—two bees from the same hive.
Granny dog costume
All right, this is a funny dog Halloween costume idea! Imagine your pup running around in a granny getup. They’ll get plenty of laughs (and scratches). These 50 Halloween quotes will get you in the spooky spirit.
Hot dog costume
This costume turns any pup into a wiener dog. Plus, it’s a punny Halloween costume that never gets old.
Yoda dog costume
The Force is strong with this costume! Dress your dog up as the beloved Star Wars Jedi Master for Halloween. If you want your pup on the Dark Side instead, check out this Darth Vader dog costume. Star Wars can make a good Halloween movie binge. Plus, check out these other Disney Halloween movies that aren’t so scary.
Pirate dog costume
Your dog will be the cutest swashbuckler this Halloween.
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Minion dog costume
There’s nothing despicable about this Halloween costume idea for your dog. Transform your furry friend into a Minion with this adorable costume that’ll make everyone say “awww.”
Buzz Lightyear dog costume
This Halloween costume will send your dog’s cuteness to infinity and beyond! If you have two pups, dress the other up as Woody to create the ultimate Disney dog duo.
Freddy Krueger dog costume
Draw inspiration from the scary Halloween movie Nightmare on Elm Street and dress your pup up as Freddy Krueger. Be sure to trim your pup’s nails before putting the costume on, though—you don’t want them longer than the razors on Freddy’s legendary (and terrifying) gloves.
Puppy latte dog costume
Dogs and iced coffee—the perfect combo for a sweet Halloween costume!
Rocker dog costume
Your pooch will make people do a double take (and then probably laugh) with this awesome dog Halloween costume.
Harry Potter dog costume
Your pooch will be all dressed up and ready to go to Hogwarts—or is it Dog-warts? All you need is a pair of round glasses and a red-and-gold scarf!
Lion dog costume
Make your dog the “mane” event with this fun dog Halloween costume idea. The king of the house can dress up as the king of the jungle! This also makes a great last-minute Halloween costume since you only need one item for it.
Spider dog costume
This is one of those creepy-crawly (but still cute) dog Halloween costume ideas. Turn your four-legged friend into a 12-legged friend for the night!
Mickey Mouse dog costume
Turn your dog into a mouse this Halloween by getting them this adorable Mickey Mouse costume. If you have multiple dogs, dress them up as Minnie, Donald Duck, and Goofy for a precious Disney group costume.
Business dog costume
Want to show off your pup’s professionalism? Dress them up as a dog ready for business with this Halloween costume. We’re paws-itive it’ll get some laughs!
Bat dog costume
Turn your dog into a creature of the night by dressing them in this bat Halloween costume. The best part? There’s a ring on the back, meaning you can leash your dog and walk them through town in this adorable getup.
Pumpkin dog costume
Dress your dog up as a Halloween staple: the pumpkin! This costume is actually a fleece hoodie, so your dog can stay warm during the crisp October nights. We love a costume that’s cute and efficient. By the way, do you know the history of Halloween jack-o-lanterns?
Sock hop dog costume
Have your dog travel back in time with this classic sock hop Halloween costume. They’ll be rocking around the clock all night!
Dapper dog costume
Want to show off your pup’s fancy side? This is one of the best dog Halloween costume ideas for that purpose. Dress them up in a formal tuxedo jacket with tails, buttons, a bow tie, a white shirt, and a top hat to create the ultimate dapper dog look.
Mike Wazowski dog costume
Dress your dog up as this beloved Monsters, Inc. character and watch how many compliments (and pets) they get.
Joker dog costume
Why so serious? Give your dog an edge this Halloween by dressing them up as Batman’s nemesis, The Joker.
Vampire dog costume
Make your dog a legendary creature of the night with this simple (but effective) vampire costume. They’ll be the cutest Count around! By the way, here’s the history behind the spookiest Halloween monsters.
Reindeer dog costume
Move over, Rudolph—there’s a new reindeer in town. Not only is this reindeer costume cute, but it also helps keep your dog’s ears and neck warm. Plus, you can use it around Halloween and Christmas.
Where’s Waldo? dog costume
Don’t be fooled—anyone will be able to spot your dog in this great Halloween costume! This adorable getup is sure to be a crowd favorite.
Scooby Doo Mystery Machine dog costume
Zoinks! This dog Halloween costume idea pays tribute to the ultimate mystery-solving pup, Scooby Doo, and his friends at Mystery, Inc.
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