BHG.com readers have shown us just how creative pet costumes can be. Here are some of our favorite dogs all decked out for Halloween.
Submitted by: jlmcquay
Abby looks simply magical in her black robe, sparkly hat, and round black glasses taped together just like Harry Potter's.
Submitted by: snicklefritz21
This sweet little dog, Bailey, has quite the colorful costume -- a banana split with all the fixings!
Submitted by: Jilldelgreco
With such a sweet, innocent face, 11-week-old Cruiser doesn't belong in juvie even though his Halloween jailbird costume may suggest otherwise.
Submitted by: whitney__022
This pint-size fisherman is proudly showing off his colorful catches of the day -- his dog and someone who just might be his sister.
Submitted by: Hairmeout
Although Quincy looks serious, we bet he likes to clown around.
Submitted by: dkittl201
Echo the Boston terrier took a giant leap with his out-of-this-world Halloween gear.
Submitted by: agamble2873498
This is a guard dog of another kind -- a guardian angel, complete with feathery wings and a golden halo.
Submitted by: msbugg10
All dressed for Halloween, this dog is eager for the harvesting season. He's ready to gather treats and bring in his crops.
Submitted by: cae68
This dog gets the royal treatment dressed as Cleopatra with a bejeweled dress and a golden throne.
Submitted by: debmelton2
The owner really did "think outside the bun" with this taco costume, which includes all the fixings.
Submitted by: Gsclabes
We hope this canine bride and groom live happily ever after.
Submitted by: brooke3l
It's a bird, it's a plane ... it's a dog in a Halloween costume! With its flight goggles and an impressive wingspan, this pooch is ready to take to the skies.
Submitted by: princesskat81
We love cupcakes and we love dogs, so this pairing makes a sweet confection.
Submitted by: carollynne2101
Usually dalmatians are firehouse mascots, but this one, Misty, takes her job seriously. Dressed in uniform, she is ready to do more than decorate a fire hydrant. She's quite the hero -- Misty also is a certified therapy dog.
Submitted by: We2Sisters
Phoenix and Aladdin rule the world under the sea as Triton and Poseidon.
Submitted by: We2Sisters
After a quick costume change, Phoenix and Aladdin are back on stage as a creepy crawly chef and a severed head, respectively.
Submitted by: mallorie6
How fitting: a pooch dressed as Elvis Presley, the man who made the song "Hound Dog" famous!
Submitted by: gdjr13
Liberty the dog is ready to party! This costume works for two celebrations -- Halloween and Mardi Gras.
Submitted by: Sierrazfish
We highly doubt the noncanine Cookie Monster would wait so patiently for a treat.
Submitted by: djhennessy4955311
Mickie and Jack look so cute in their Halloween costumes.
Submitted by: mgjersvig
Lucy is dressed up in a classic pumpkin costume for her first Halloween.
Submitted by: doobieseesu
Dixie is celebrating her first Halloween and her first birthday. She's waiting patiently for the party to get started!
Submitted by: dreafrostmail
Not only is this squid costume creative, it was handmade and looks great on Henry, the basset hound.
Submitted by: NightWolf1974
We wonder how much trick-or-treating treasure Gizmo nabbed on Halloween in his handmade pirate costume.
Submitted by: Reneefrederick
We cannot tell a lie, this pup is adorable in his Abraham Lincoln costume.
Submitted by: ashleycallison1
Pudge doesn't look very happy about his costume, but we bet he'll be happier once he snags a few Halloween snacks while trick-or-treating.
Submitted by: kchomes1
Superhero Jack looks ready to rescue and perform other heroic feats. And maybe sneak in some trick-or-treating, too.
Submitted by: labsrus6
Murphy, the 10-year-old yellow lab, looks mighty grim in this mummy costume.
Submitted by: bratlaw1
Hopefully this gang of M&M'S dogs wasn't mistaken for trick-or-treat candy.
Submitted by: oleta04
Canine Queen LuLu really knows how to strike a regal pose!
Submitted by: dm.smith
Is he off to fight Captain Hook or to see the Lost Boys and Wendy, John, and Michael? This Peter Pan dog is dressed for adventure wherever he's going.
Submitted by: sonosis2002
We're not sure how happy this pug is to be dressed as a spider, but he sure looks scary!
Submitted by: oceanrena
This family goes all out to celebrate Halloween together. Which "child" do you think got the most candy on trick-or-treat night -- Millie and Bailey, the Boston terriers, or Tristen, the one-month-old little guy in the middle?
Submitted by: svw2727
This little guy, Diesel, is not much bigger than a real lobster.
Submitted by: jsbrooks2
We bet this adorable pair gets into lots of mischief together, with the bigger dog leading the way. (The little stuffed dog can't think for itself.)