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You’ve Got to See These 20 Clever Dog Halloween Costumes!

This dog sundae almost looks like he's melting!
Halloween is a great time to dress up your pets! We've compiled a collection of some of our very favorites!

People love to dress up for Halloween. If you’re past that stage why not pass it onto your pets. People love seeing dogs dressed up clever and cute. Dogs are already great to look at on a normal day, but you need to seem them when they try on their own ingenious costumes. We couldn’t help but to chronicle them, so take in 20 of the best dog costumes we’ve ever seen.

#1. Infamous Anonymous Street Artist Banksy

Cute pup dressed up as world famous guerrilla street artist Banksy

Matt Stopera via BuzzFeed

This little pup is dressed with his owner as infamous anonymous street artist Banksy. Or I guess he would be “Barksy” as we all love a good pun.

#2. A Pug-Kin

Photo Via Instagram User jermzlee

Photo Via Instagram User jermzlee

What this little guy was going for is practically self-explanatory.

#3. A Fay Wray for a King Kong

Dog dressed up as Fay Wray from the 1933 iconic film "King Kong"

Photo Via Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade, Facebook


From the 1933 scene in King Kong where King Kong famously carries Fay Wray up the side of a skyscraper

Photo Via Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade, Facebook

This pooch and his owner make a great King Kong/Fay Wray combo!

#4. E.T. Phone Home!

A man and with his dog dressed as E.T. from the Spielberg classic film

Photo Via Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade, Facebook

#5. Lobster Dog to Ground Control

A dog dressed up as the lobster dog of internet comic fame

Photo Via Chelsea Marshall, BuzzFeed

For all of you internet junkies out there who remember the hilarious panel comic mishaps of Dog Fort. “Come in, Dog Fort, Over…”

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#6. Manny the Frenchie as Ernie from Sesame Street

Manny the Frenchie getting formal for Halloween

Photo Via Instagram User manny_the_frenchie

Manny the Frenchie is somewhat of a celebrity. He is easily one of the most famous dogs on Instagram. From the images, it’s no secret why.

#7. This Dog is Donning an Old Tried-and-True Classic

This dog is keeping it simple as a spooky ghost

Photo Via Instagram User irisrucel

You can’t blame a guy for trying! This dog is pulling off an old classic nicely!

#8. Clown Fish Dog

Nemo? Or generic clown fish?

Photo Via Instagram User shoooshoooe

Whether this dog is doing an homage to the Pixar film “Finding Nemo” or not we can’t be sure. It seems likely, however.

#9. A Wiener Dog as a Wiener

A wiener, through and through

Photo Credits Unknown

We know this one isn’t particularly clever, but it is worth a mention every year.

#10. A Dog Pope

This pooch is dressed up as our holy father

Photo Via Instagram User oliveisfat

This is one particularly devout dog!

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#11. Manny the Frenchie as a Cheeseburger

Back to our famed pooch, this time as a cheeseburger

Photo Via Instagram User manny_the_frenchie

We love Manny the Frenchie so much, we had to give him a second mention. We have a feeling this little guy probably gets dressed up every year.

#12. Bee Bee the Maltipoo as Darth Vader

Bee Bee the Maltipoo dressed up as star wars villain Darth Vader

Photo Via Instagram User beebeethemaltipoo

Bee Bee is another dog of rising stardom from Instagram.

#13. Obi-Wan Kenobi and Princess Leia

These French bulldogs make a great star wars duo

Photo Via Instagram User trotterpup

While we’re on the topic of Star Wars, this pair of French Bulldogs donned some fine garb from a galaxy far, far away.

#14. A Corgi Shark

This pair of corgis make for some pretty vicious looking sharks

Photo Via Instagram User corgnelius

This duo of happy Corgis make for some very dapper looking little sharks!

#15. Dog Ewok

This cute pup is dressed up as an Ewok from the beloved series Star Wars

Photo Via Instagram User Petzinfo

One last homage to Star Wars! This cute dog really made for an awesome Ewok character!

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#16. A Dog as Hello Kitty

This dog looks none to happy

Photo Via Instagram User petsmart

This dog who isn’t particularly thrilled by his situation doing an homage to his feline counterparts.

#17. Sir Charles Barkley as Woody from Toy Story

Another dog of tremendous Instagram fame

Photo Via Instagram User barkleysircharles

The pooch pictured above is known as Sir Charles Barkley. He is another great example of a dog rising to the ranks of internet fame by being so awesome on Instagram.

#18. Indiana Jones

This dog belongs in a museum!

Photo Via Flickr User lonniedean

Just give this little guy a whip to go with his costume and he makes the best Indiana Jones we’ve ever seen!

#19. A Delicious Dog Ice Cream Sundae

This dog sundae almost looks like he's melting!

Photo Via Instagram User toastmeetsworld

This dog makes an adorable ice cream sundae! Seeing that tongue sticking out makes it seem like he’s almost about to melt.

#20. This Pet is Actually a Chia Pet

This dog is nicely fashioned as a chia pet of 90's infomercial glory

Photo Via Flickr User lonniedean

This dog dressed up as a chia pet is almost uncanny is hope realistic he looks!

Did this post tickle your fancy? Then you’ve just got to check out this other Halloween themed article about a brave black lab who stood up to his owner’s attacker, who was dressed as a malicious clown we’ve all been hearing so much about.



  1. Tenacious Little Terrier

    November 5, 2016 at 12:41 am

    Oh that King Kong costume is priceless. I don’t know how they lugged it over there.

  2. Tonya Wilhelm

    November 6, 2016 at 1:12 pm

    Those are some cool dog Halloween costumes. Of, course a few that the dogs are not so happy with. Love Toast!

  3. Lola The Rescued Cat

    November 6, 2016 at 4:30 pm

    We think the Chia Pet is the cutest!

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