Last Thursday’s Dogs in International Costumes post spurred my pal Hilary Lane of Fang Shui Canines to remind me that people need to use caution when dressing their dogs. She’s absolutely right. I promised, and will herewith deliver, some advice on the proper methods of canine attiring for Halloween.
1. Avoid decorations that your dog can eat
Nix the buttons, beads, sequins, loosely sewn ribbons…anything your dog can easily consume.
2. Make sure the costume is comfortable
- That it’s not too tight; make sure it doesn’t pull or tug anywhere.
- That the fabric is soft and not irritating. No scratchy tutus, in other words. Read More