Dog Costumes

Ever wonder what your dog would look like with a tiny sailor hat, or maybe some glowing bat wings? Now you can find out with our adorable dog costumes. Your pup can reveal his true personality or his silly side with these themed pet costumes, and you can snap a pic to share with his fans.

From dog Halloween costumes to funny dog costumes, we’ve covered all the bases. Your pooch will be the talk of any party when he struts his stuff for photo ops. For the next birthday party, be sure to get plenty of birthday hat accessories on hand for all the doggie guests. If you’ve got a special occasion coming up, you might want to check out our formal wear dog costumes, including stylish tuxedos with bow ties, or the low-profile faux tux bandana.

Animal-themed dog costumes always go over well, and your pup can play pretend as a water-dwelling alligator, shark or lobster, or a roaring lion, howling werewolf or fuzzy tarantula. He can play dress-up with one of our Halloween costumes for dogs. We’ve got the traditional sailor dog costumes, pirate pet costumes and even a dog-size pumpkin outfit. For those pups that want are a little devilish, there’s a spectacular, sparkly sequin devil costume with horns and a cape.

With all these options, you’ll have a full parade of pet costumes for any event, whether you’re getting your furry friend ready for a wedding, taking a family photo to send out during the holidays, or shopping for dog Halloween costumes.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Dog Costumes

Do dogs mind wearing costumes?

Most dogs do not mind wearing costumes, but some dogs may not tolerate them well. You can increase your chances of getting your dog to wear a costume by starting gradually and rewarding him as you go. Start by seeing if your pup will wear accessory dog costumes like novelty collars or headpieces first. If he does well with those, you can try graduating to Halloween costumes for dogs that cover the back and the torso. Often, patience and treats are all it takes to get your furry friend to enjoy dressing up for Halloween.

How do I know what size costume to get my dog?

Know what size costume to get your dog by measuring first to get the perfect fit. Start by getting neck and chest circumference measurements, then take a length measurement from the base of the neck to the tail. Next, compare your dog's measurements to the size chart for the canine costume you want to get; Chewy always includes a handy size chart to help you find the perfect fit for your furry friend. Once you put the costume on your dog, make sure your dog can move comfortably and that you can easily fit two fingers underneath it. Never put your dog in a costume that is too loose or too snug, and always keep an eye on him when he is dressed up.

What Halloween costume should I get for my dog?

The Halloween costume you should get for your dog is one that reflects his winning personality! Dress up a tiny dog with attitude as a fierce lion or shark, or put a playful larger pup in a sweet bumblebee costume. Dogs who love to greet the delivery truck will look adorable as a UPS drivers, and princess costumes are simply perfect for pampered pooches. Use your imagination and pick the costume you like best; Chewy has a great selection of costumes for dogs of all sizes!

What is the most popular dog costume?

The most popular dog costume varies from year to year, but perennial favorites include pumpkin costumes for dogs and superhero dog costumes. Mail carrier costumes for canines are always a hit, and hot dog Halloween costumes seem to never go out of style. Try a front-walking costume for added laughs or a Halloween-ready vampire cape for dogs. Chewy carries all the most popular dog costumes, so you're sure to find one you'll love!