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Is Halloween Scary for Pets?

A dog wearing a camouflage costume

This adorable puppy is The Animal Medical Center’s 2010 Pet Halloween Costume Contest winner. Although there is nothing scary about Caxton, there are a few things that can make Halloween a scary night for pets and their owners. I can assure you that the most frightening part of the spooky holiday is not the masks,


Halloween Hazards

A cat wearing a Minnie Mouse hat

For children, Halloween is a long anticipated holiday featuring parties, costumes and above all, candy. Adults celebrate the holiday too, by decorating their homes and yards with ghosts, goblins and jack o’lanterns. But as you can see by the photo above of my cat, Cheetah costumed as Minnie Mouse, pets don’t enjoy Halloween. Trick or