Halloween decorations are an absolute must for anyone who understands the abstract concept of Halloween as a holiday. Our pets, however, don't actually know what the deal with Halloween is, and so the yearly appearance of strange decorative specters, stuffed scarecrows, and screaming sound effects can cause some dogs and cats to flip out int he most delightful way.
These animals don't even know they're playing with decorations.
Oregon’s Good Boy got a little too interested in the neighbors Halloween decorations for my liking https://t.co/IJKY7Fdf0U— Parker FanExpo Vancouver P26 (@Parker FanExpo Vancouver P26)1539195267.0
Francis doesn’t like our new decorations! 🎃 https://t.co/Q2s3jwuNW8— Chase Thomason (@Chase Thomason)1539260898.0
I love how my cat "helps" me put up the decorations. https://t.co/eNwRX4RH0e— Mizu (@Mizu)1538865902.0
Think Ori likes the new stream room decorations... https://t.co/kYCiokfBHZ— Ella (@Ella)1539183203.0
Though, in some cases, they somehow manage to improve on what their owners intended!
my dog took a nap on the halloween decorations and became a halloween decoration. https://t.co/0aEvPOe7Fr— ɉεƞƞıfεɍ (。･ω･｡)ﾉ♡ (@ɉεƞƞıfεɍ (。･ω･｡)ﾉ♡)1539288206.0
For some reason, the new neighbors don't want to come play?
My dog is confused by the neighbors’ Halloween decorations. https://t.co/pX1vhuP02s— Rodd Wagner (@Rodd Wagner)1538926558.0
My dog, Bernoulli, is absolutely sure these Halloween decorations are real birds. https://t.co/y1f3OLCQhb— Alina Zare (@Alina Zare)1538917390.0
I got a stuffed pumpkin at Target for decoration, and my dog has taken to carrying it from room to room with her. https://t.co/jhFZWozGxu— Lindsey Virginia (@Lindsey Virginia)1538498860.0
My cat keeps taking down my Halloween decorations... https://t.co/cqdtO0fnKo— 🎃💀🧛🏻♀️Amy Sloan🧟♀️👻🎃 (@🎃💀🧛🏻♀️Amy Sloan🧟♀️👻🎃)1539204527.0
In other cases, however, the pets would rather these strange new additions to the house would just go away...
My dog is afraid of the rocking scarecrow decoration. https://t.co/dxJI0lXh4b— Ray 🎃 (@Ray 🎃)1538868395.0
Note to self: carefully close the lid on the Halloween decorations before leaving dogs home alone, because they mig… https://t.co/b5cDxWhlc0— Linda Summers (@Linda Summers)1538427327.0
At the end of the day, however, there may be no better decoration that the pet itself! Make this Halloween a real spook-fest with the help of your trusty feline or canine!
For real though guys, get yourself a black cat for an easy good Halloween decoration https://t.co/soElWSqc9B— Scott HallOwen (@Scott HallOwen)1538682843.0
Trick or treat!