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Halloween will definitely be different this year, but you can still get creative at home! Here are 3 simple DIY pet costumes you can try.  

Upcycle an old stuffed animal with this no-sew tutorial. 

There’s no need to run to the store to dress-up your pet like a pro. Simply cut and unstuff an old stuffed animal and then secure to your pet with a ribbon.  

Create a festive and comfy bat wing harness. 

These DIY batwings are a breeze to make and will stay secure on your pet well into the night. 

Whip-up a simple (and affordable!) spider costume using pipe cleaners. 

If you need a quick and easy costume on a budget, here’s a tutorial for you! Pipe cleaners are a perfect solution to make creepy spider legs for a costume on the go.  

Trying out any of these DIY costumes? We’d love to see them! Show-off your work by tagging us @EssentialsPetCare on Facebook and Instagram and @EssentialsPet on Twitter with #PetCostumes

Note: Costumes should only be worn under your supervision. For your pet’s safety, do not leave costumes on your pet unattended.  

Essential Tip: It’s a well-known fact that chocolate is dangerous to pets, but other ingredients that are common in candy, like xylitol, can be very harmful – even deadly – as well. Make sure to keep all Halloween treats out of your pet’s reach to ensure a safe and fun holiday.