Halloween is one of the oldest holidays in the world, with origins dating back thousands of years. Of course, dressing pets up in Halloween costumes isn't as old, but it's easily one of the best parts of the holiday.
Check out these funny photos of dogs dressed up as pirates, lobsters, bumblebees and more in the spirit of Halloween.
And they're off and running.
Who needs paws when you have claws?
I pity the dog who doesn't wear this costume!
New York Yankees Fan
Representin' the Bronx!
Gold medal winner for 'Cutest.'
Sent straight to us from heaven.
The king of the jungle (i.e. the backyard)
Not to be confused with an actual turkey
Time to walk the plank, matey!
A devilishly fun costume
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water