23 Funniest Pet Costume Fails That Will Make You Freaking Giggle All Day Long

By Jeremy Sutheim

For some pet owners, Halloween just doesn't feel complete without putting their furry friend in a costume. Making a pet costume can be an opportunity to display all sorts of imagination, innovation, and crafting skills. Or it can be an opportunity to fail hilariously.

1. It's ... a pile of leaves. Cool?

Dog dressed as a pile of leaves.
credit: Buzz Feed

2. They get an A for effort, but Milla Jovovich still wore it better.

Dog dressed as Leeloo from The Fifth Element
credit: Imgur

3. Moo? Meow? Mooeow?

4. We sort of want to wreck this costume.

5. "Gary? Is that you? Jesus, Gary, what have they done to you?"

6. It's alive!

Cat with Frankenstein-inspired box on its head.
credit: Buzzfeed

7. The things people get up to after a few beers.

Dog in spaceship costume made of cardboard and beer cans.
credit: Imgur

8. Prepare to be scratched by an angel.

9. So realistic!

Bloodhound with knife wound headband
credit: Imgur

10. Who wants to give Prince Charming a kiss?

Dog in frog prince costume
credit: ebay

11. "Ask me 'who's a pretty princess' one more time. I dare you."

12. The dog doesn't get to do this to the stuffed animal. What's with the double standard?

Dog wearing dinosaur on its backside.
credit: Gunaxin

13. It's time for this hot dog to find a bigger bun.

Dog in hot dog costume that's too small
credit: Imgur

14. Pictured: the exact moment this cat lost the will to go on.

15. Depending on how you count it, this spider has either two extra legs or two missing.

Dog wearing six spider legs
credit: Flickr

16. It's a rice Krispie treat.

Cat in box covered with puffed rice cereal.
credit: Four Four

17. Funny, but probably not appropriate for trick-or-treating with kids.

Dog wearing fifty shades of gray paint samples
credit: Imgur

18. Rude!

Dog in cardboard box labeled
credit: Funny Junk

19. King of the Jungle.

Cat wearing lion costume head
credit: Reddit

20. Run! Run! No? Okay. Fair enough.

Cat with miniature jockey strapped to it
credit: Imgur

21. Drowning in a shark costume? Oh, the irony!

Dog in shark costume that's way too big
credit: Reddit

22. Caution: this image will haunt you.

Dog draped in a sheet wearing a hat.
credit: Bored Panda

23. Can't forget the unicorn horn. "Cats love it!"

Disgruntled cat wearing unicorn horn
credit: Perpetual Kid

Are you ready for more pets in costumes? Who isn't, right? Scroll through this gallery of 29 pets who are so excited for Halloween, and you'll pretty much have the best day ever. Make sure that you're in the loop with all of most relevant information about pets by following Cuteness on Facebook and subscribing to our newsletter!