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Teddy, a bull terrier, gets into character in his Eeyore
ensemble. “I think he’d like to be something cooler,”
admitted his owner Carin Hartman of Morris Plains.
Canine lovers and their
furry friends dress up
for a Howl-O-Ween
a;air. By Jacqueline Klecak
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Dogs, of course. Both humans and hounds
can have fun at Dog Walk of the Dead on
October ;; in the Richards Building at the
Sussex County Fairgrounds in Augusta.
This fifth annual Halloween celebration benefits One Step Closer Animal
Rescue (OSCAR) in Sparta. From ;;
AM-; PM pooches and people can visit the
pet-themed vendors, listen to live music,
participate in costume contests, walk in the
pooch parade and make new friends. Some
animals will also be available for adoption.
Admission is ;; for adults and free for
children. Bring donations of pet products
to help stu; a hearse full of goodies for OSCAR. Pictured above are some of the pups
that came decked out for last year’s event.
Visit dogwalkofthedead.com for more
Ghost, a Shiba Inu, showed o; his sailor threads at
Dog Walk of the Dead. “He got to socialize all day
with lots of people and pups,” said Dana Santapaola.
Ahoy, me hearties! Jumping Jack Flash, a 12-year-
old standard poodle, is sea ready in his pirate garb.
“He gets into it,” said Jack’s owner, Jan Stawski.
Yeehaw! This cowgirl is Nikki, a 10-year-old
Chihuahua. “She’s like the sheri; in town at home,”
said Yvonne Hubbard of Lake Hopatcong.
I may be
tiny, but I’m
This four-legged friend is Elephant, an Italian masti;.
Ellie’s handmade costume, Heimlech the caterpillar
from A Bug’s Life, was designed by her owners.
Don’t mess with Motley the mini poodle. “He has
a Mohawk all year and we just do di;erent colors,”
said Toni Panick, a dog groomer and creative stylist.
Snickers, a Cavalier King Charles spaniel, looked
sweet in a banana-split getup. He was rescued from
They Deserve Better shelter in Pennsylvania.
dressed as Khaleesi
from Game of Thrones
and we were her
Corgis Maya, Mimi and Marco were on Broadway in
The Audience with Helen Mirren in 2015. Follow them
on Instagram @MayaMayaPantsOnFire.
Ta;any and Mia are alert dogs for Tammy Berger,
who su;ers from asthma. The Maltese duo donned
Minion dresses and hats and rode in a stroller.