Dressing up for Halloween isn't just for kids and adults -- you can don your furry friend in a creative Halloween pet costume, too! Our readers have turned their pets into pumpkins, witches, pirates, food items, and princesses -- plus one lucky cat got dressed up as Elton John. To see all of their ideas check out our real photos of Halloween pet costumes. Want to take your cat trick-or-treating on Halloween (or just take some adorable photos)? Get your feline ready for the evening's festivities with a pirate costume, a witch costume, a ghost costume, or a tacky tourist costume -- all of our creative Halloween cat costumes are begging for a photo op. Next, get tons of ideas for Halloween dog costumes from reader-submitted photos. Between Harry Potter, astronaut, and firefighting dog costumes and clown, angel, and Elvis Presley dog costumes, you'll be inspired to dress up your dog in a fun costume for Halloween. Finally, our best Halloween pet costume photos give you even more dress-up directions for creepy-cool (and sometimes silly) pet costume ideas.
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Real Photos: Pets in Halloween Costumes, 2008
What will your furry friend be for Halloween this year? Find inspiration from these pictures.
Your Best Photos: Cats in Halloween Costumes
BHG.com readers shared photos of their cats dressed up for Halloween. Here are our favorites!
Your Best Photos: Dogs in Halloween Costumes
Halloween isn't just for kids anymore. Here are our favorite dogs decked out for the spooky holiday.
Hilarious Pet Costumes
Your furry friend wants to get decked out for the Halloween party, too! Here are some adorable pet costume ideas.
Some cats have a dark side. Dress up kitty like the little devil he is.
Protecting you from danger, this Zorro dog costume lets your pup show his heroic tendencies.
Get your dog rough and ready for the army with this adorable costume.
Treat your fancy feline like the queen she is with this costume fit for royalty.
"Feed me treats, you will." This Yoda costume is perfect for your loyal companion.
Your pup wants to have a wranglin' good time, too. It's sure to "catch" some good laughs.
Darth Vader Dog
Though your pooch hasn't been a bad dog, dress him up in a bad-guy costume!
If your kitty has the pirate tendency to be rebellious, you might have a hard time getting him into this costume.
Princess Leia Dog
The ideal companion for any Star Wars fan, your dog will be the talk of the park with this Princess Leia costume.
Houston, we have a problem. This dog costume is too adorable to take off after Halloween.