Halloween with pets

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Halloween Central: A Holiday Guide for Pet Parents

This Halloween might require a rethink so that we can celebrate safely with our pets, but celebrate we will! Trick-or-treating could look different, events and parties might be more intimate, or you might just opt to stay in and host a Zoom party. However you choose to make some magic on the night of October 31st, we’re here to help with ideas for everything from brews to boos. Ready to get your haunt on with your pet? Here are our best tips and tricks for a Happy Howl-ween!

Spook-tacular Looks

You adore your pet every day of course but add a Halloween costume? Forget it. To quote Winifred Sanderson in Hocus Pocus, "I put a spell on you, and now you're mine." Get your furbaby IG ready with our guides to finding the perfect outfit.
Best dog halloween costumes
Whatever your—and your dog’s—style, there’s no shortage of costumes from which to choose, and the selection is always expanding. So, what’s the best dog Halloween costumes for 2020? Read More

Thrills and Chills

What’s that eldritch howl in the night? Just you and your pets binging on spooky movies! From flicks to shtick, here are a few enchanting ways to get into the spirit of the season.
Halloween movies with pets
Throw on your matching footed pajamas, heat up some popcorn and whip out some pet treats as you prepare to binge these seven classic pet Halloween movies with your own furry companion. Read More

Wicked Chic Decorating

Want to make your space a bit more spooky? Treat your home to a haunted makeover fit for the little monster in your life with these spooky Halloween-themed DIY pet crafts, games and party ideas.
DIY Halloween decorations
During the spookiest time of year, decorating your house is a must.  With DIY Halloween decorations, you can celebrate both Halloween and your love for pets. Read More

Tricks and Treats

Here’s how to transform pantry staples and easy-to-find seasonal ingredients into magical little bites and yummy potions for your pets. These recipes are so easy, it’s scary!
Halloween diy dog treat

We’ve whipped up a dog-friendly take on a classic Halloween treat: the peanut butter cup. This recipe replaces chocolate with carob, which is safe for dogs. Read More

Haunt Safely

Whether you’re scaring up some treats from the neighbor or hosting a Halloween party at home, it’s essential to prepare pets properly (especially new pets who might wonder what’s the hub, bub!).
Pantry-Ready Chewy Eats Recipes

the Halloween season is one time when you should be more cautious than usual and follow Halloween safety tips for pets—even if that means taking your pet away from the festivities. Read More