Halloween is lurking around the corner like a vampire in the night. It’s one of the most fun holidays on the calendar, and it’s full of tricks and treats and all kinds of spooky surprises. But all that fun isn’t just for the humans. Our doggy pals want in on the yearly monster mash, too.
You might want to take your pup out trick-or-treating with the family or stay home to hand out treats to kids in costumes. Either way, make sure you take all the necessary precautions to have a safe and happy holiday. Here are a few tips for keeping your dog out of danger on Halloween night.
With all the noisy decorations, parties, and people coming to the door, knocking, ringing the bell, and yelling, “Trick-or-treat!” your dog can start to feel very anxious, especially if they’re already prone to noise anxiety. Here are a few steps you can take to reduce their Halloween noise anxiety.
Halloween costumes might not be so fun for our precious pups. Luckily, there are a few signs you can watch out for to tell how your dog feels about wearing a costume. Here are a few tips for translating your dog’s body language on Halloween.
Halloween is almost here, and you want the best costume for your small dog. Is your dog as excited as you are? Do you have a costume picked out for your little dog? Here are some of the best Halloween costumes for small dogs!
Wiener Dogs in Halloween costumes–that’s one of our favorite things about the holiday! Their adorable, long, little bodies are perfect for playing dress up. Here are ten dog costumes that are ideal for Dachshunds!
Given the fact that so many pooches will be dressed to the nines, there are bound to be Halloween puppy parties aplenty. After all, our pups are part of our family, and we want to make sure they’re having a fun and festive time. Consider these fun dog-friendly Halloween games to get the night going!
Halloween is a great time to dress our Pugs up in adorable costumes. The important thing is to make sure that your dog is happy and safe. Here are the best Pug Halloween costumes for your pup!
If you are looking for the best Halloween costumes for large dogs, then you’ve come to the right place. We searched all over Instagram to find our favorite doggy costume inspiration and brought it down to these ten. You can even make some of them yourself!
One of our DogTime fans has questions for Dear Labby about her new dog’s fear of Halloween commotion! Is it okay to ward off Trick-Or-Treaters who might upset her pooch? Dear Labby has the answer!
This year, you can be prepared if you see a pup in costume knocking at your door. There are plenty of Halloween-themed dog treats out there that are perfect for trick-or-treating pups. Here are some of our favorites.
If you think you’ve seen the ghost or spirit of a dog, you’re not alone! Some say your pet dogs come back to visit you from beyond to make sure you’re okay and to let you know they’re still watching over you. Are ghost dogs real? What do you think?
We can learn a lot from our pups about love, loyalty, and facing our fears. Dogs have phobias just like humans, but sometimes they can summon the courage to deal with what they’re afraid of. Here are a few pups who found creative and funny ways to be brave in the face of fear.
All you probably want when you dress up your pooch is to share your adorable fur baby with the rest of the world. What gives with all the anger? Why are people getting so mad over a dog in a Halloween costume? Here’s what you should know.
International Bandanna Day happens on the last Friday of October. That’s October 25th in 2019! It started in Australia to raise awareness of children living with cancer. Here are ten dogs sporting bandannas to help raise awareness.
Many natural foods and supplements can be added to your dog’s diet that may provide some relief from the pain of arthritis. Diet becomes especially important for dogs with arthritis because excess body fat strains joints and bones, causing even more discomfort.
As we get closer to Halloween, it may be easy to jump to the scary conclusion that your dog has turned into a werewolf. Even more alarming is the fact that October 26th is Howl At The Moon Day, a day that werewolves are sure to observe. Here’s what to look for.
Forget about witches and zombies; a seemingly innocuous bag of candy can be one of the scariest things that enters a dog owner’s home. Calls to the Pet Poison Hotline increase twelve percent during the week of Halloween. Here’s what you should do if your dog eats candy.
October 9th is National Pet Obesity Awareness Day, but obesity is a health problem for dogs all year long. In fact, experts say an estimated 56 percent of dogs are overweight or obese in the United States. Here’s what you should know about dogs and obesity.
We, as pet parents, are responsible for how much our dogs eat and exercise. So if a dog becomes obese, are humans to blame? And is this really just another form of pet neglect? Should we intervene if we see such neglect? Here’s what you should know about obesity in pets.
Halloween is coming up, so maybe you’re in the mood for some stories of terrifying hounds. Luckily for you, there are plenty of legends from all throughout history of otherworldly canines that can send shivers up your spine. Here are five legendary and mythical dogs who will chill your bones.