Halloween is about a lot of things. There's trick or treating, watching Practical Magic yet again, and eating one million Reese's cups—and that's just the tip of the iceberg. Enter hilarious and adorable pet costumes, from stage right through the cat flap.
We've come to terms with the fact that we may never be able to top the I Should Buy a Boat cat. So we've decided to stick to our knitting—but please, keep the yarn away from our cats!—for 2018: Here are a few of our favorite food-related Halloween costumes for your furry best friends.
(And just remember, if your animal looks physically uncomfortable, it's not worth it! A happy animal is the cutest animal of all.)
Your cat needs this sushi look. Yes, that's a roe hat, and yes, that's a "Feeling Fresh" sash. You're both welcome.
Ella Quittner is a a writer at Food52. She covers food, travel, wellness, lifestyle, home, novelty snacks, and internet-famous sandwiches. You can follow her on Instagram @equittner, or Twitter at @ellaquittner.