Halloween is a treasured fall holiday – especially for the young ones who love to dress up for trick-or-treating. We all grow up, but why give up on the fun? We found these clever Halloween costumes for dogs so that your fur children can make every October 31 special. Choose between bat wings, a UPS delivery man, Wonder Woman and more.
If you could fly
Bats and Halloween have gone hand in hand for hundreds of years dating back to Samhain, a Celtic harvest festival. The celebrations involve bonfires, which attracted bugs — which, in turn, attracted bats. These bat wings are made of felt cloth that is 5 millimeters thick. Velcro straps make it adjustable and easy to fit on your pooch.
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Ever wonder why lions are considered the “king of the jungle?” You’re thinking “Because they’re at the top of the food chain” – and you’d be right, though leopards and cheetahs are right up there next to lions. This mane wig is made for neck circumferences of 13 to 32 inches. It’s made of polyester fiber and easy to clean.
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Plenty of sizes
Centuries ago, the Irish carved open turnips to place candles in them for their annual fall festivals. When they immigrated to the United States, they brought the custom with them – replacing turnips with the more-available pumpkins. These jack-o’-lantern outfits are made with 100 percent microfiber and velvet, making them soft and breathable. It comes with button enclosures and a pumpkin hat. Just wash it with water and warm soup after the holiday and let it air dry.
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Wonder Woman made her debut in 1942 in “All Star Comics No. 8. In 2011, DC Comics rebooted the entire storyline, giving new life to Wonder Woman, who now has become a staple in feature-film blockbusters. This costume includes a headpiece, blue skirt and gold belt. It comes in six sizes, so there’s an option that will fit your dog. Other DC costumes available include Superman, Batman, The Flash, Green Lantern and more.
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Man’s best friend
Turn your canine into the ultimate courier with this UPS costume. The shirt is stuffed in front and the arms are attached. The box is attached using Velcro to the arms. It’s made from 100 percent polyester fabric and fiberfill. It’s available in four sizes from extra small to large.
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