The Halloween season has finally arrived and we’re inviting you to celebrate the Spooktacular with us!

Now you can impress the entire dog world with your terrifying talent and win ghoulishly delicious treats at the same time. If you're just dying to pick up a knife à la Freddie Krueger, or dress up your pup in something creepy or cute, then you'll be excited to learn that

Best In Show Daily is holding its 1st Annual Halloween Pumpkin Carving and Costume Contest!


Best In Show Daily will award the winners with a gift card to or a yummy cupcake treat!

Judging Categories:


  • Most Scary
  • Most Comical
  • Most Difficult
  • Judges' Favorite
  • Best Puppy
  • Best Group
  • Most Coordinated
  • Kids & Dogs

Contest Rules:

  1. The contest begins at 12pm PST on October 19th and ends at 5pm PST on November 1st.
  2. Your pumpkin must be lit by a light source in your photo entry. Pumpkins must be related to dogs.
  3. Costume entries must include your pup.

Submitting Entries:

By submitting photo(s), you are agreeing to allow Best In Show Daily to post the photo(s) on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and You must be the owner of the photo, or obtain permission from the owner to submit it. 

For complete rules and information go to and, for a little inspiration, click here for Jack-O-Lantern patterns and click here for doggy costume ideas.