Entries tagged with: Pet Costumes

PetSmart running Halloween-themed pet events

Families are prepping to enjoy Halloween, and that includes their pets. According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), pet costumes “continue gaining popularity with nearly 20 percent of celebrants planning to dress their pets in costumes this year, up from last year’s 16 percent.” With an assortment of costumes and accessories, toys and treats, PetSmart offers plenty of ways to include pets in the Halloween festivities. PetSmart, the leading pet specialty retailer in North America, offers an…  » Read more

Rubie’s lands deal with Disney to produce pet costumes for Star Wars, Pixar, others

Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique, under license with Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, announces the launch of officially licensed pet costumes inspired by classic Disney characters.  Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique has started development on the following new products for 2018, with plans for more styles in 2019 and beyond: “Mickey and Friends” pet costumes and accessories (including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy), “Disney Princess” pet costumes with wigs (including Cinderella, Ariel, Belle, and Snow White) “Winnie…  » Read more

Product Picks: Pet Costumes

1. Walking Teddy Bear from Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique 2. Panda Pooch from California Costumes 3. Barbie Girl Jumpsuit by Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique 4. Dino Pup by California Costumes 5. It’s My Barkday Bandana by Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique — From the January/February 2018 issue of Party & Halloween Retailer.

The best pet costumes on the internet just in time for National Dress Up Your Pet Day

There is a national day for just about everything. So it should be of no surprise there is a National Dress Up Your Pet Day. It happens to be Sunday, Jan. 14. 24/7 Wall St. scoured social media and the websites for Party City and Halloween Express to find some of the best pet costume looks out there. Their extensive click-through photo gallery includes a cat dressed as President Trump, a turtle as a Minion…  » Read more

Media outlets highlight annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade

The cute barometer nearly burst during the annual Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade in New York on Saturday, Oct. 21. Thousands dressed up their canines in creative costumes not only to be festive, but also to compete for thousands of dollars in prizes. Tompkins Square Park is located in lower Manhattan.  With all that adorable-ness on display, media outlets were all over the event. Here are few: ABC News: 7 best costumes from annual…  » Read more

Largest Halloween parade for pooches coming to NYC’s Tompkins Square Park

The dog days of summer have come to an end, which means Halloween, of course! Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique -- a division of Halloween powerhouse, Rubie’s Costume Company -- is pleased to announce the 27th annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade as the main sponsor. At Noon Saturday, Oct. 21, thousands of costumed canines and spectators will march on Tompkins Square Park to participate in the country’s largest Halloween Costume Parade for dogs. This year, they will be competing…  » Read more

Rubie’s Pet Shop Introduces ‘Wizard of Oz’ Costume Collection

Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique announced they have introduced new pet costumes into “The Wizard of Oz” 75th Anniversary Costume Collection. The collection, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, commemorates the milestone by featuring the iconic characters of the film classic.   “‘The Wizard of Oz’ is a cinematic masterpiece that continues to touch the hearts of audiences around the globe,” said Erin Breig, Rubie’s, sales and product development. “At Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique, it…  » Read more