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There’s something magical about dressing up for Halloween—and it’s even better when our furry friends can join the fun. Festive outfits for dogs and cats abound—but did you know there are also Halloween costumes for guinea pigs?
This year, your littlest pet doesn’t have to miss the party. Let your guinea pig tag along (they’re extremely social, you know) in style as they bring personality plus to your Halloween celebrations. Go conventionally spooky with an adorable witch costume, or shake it up and chase the trends with a guinea-avocado. Our favorite guinea pig costumes for 2021 have something for every ball of fur in your life!
There are few things in this world less scary than guinea pigs. Given their big wiggly noses, shiny eyes, and furry little tail buds, it’s hard to imbue them with some Halloween frightfulness. But if you would like to try, here’s a hat and cape combo to transform them into the witch of their adorable dreams.Discover on Amazon
Why limit your guinea pig to being a firefighter when they can be the whole firefighting truck? Send your little lifesaver to the rescue this Halloween with this two-piece costume from Frisco. The polyester firetruck shell features easy hook-and-loop fasteners at the neck and belly, and a snazzy firefighter’s hat with an elastic chin strap completes the dashing ensemble.Find on Chewy
It doesn’t get any cuter than this hot-dog guinea pig costume, complete with a sesame-seed bun, lettuce, and mustard and ketchup squiggles. This single-piece design is nice for little guys who might not be fans of a headpiece, and the easy hook-and-loop fasteners around the belly and neck give you some leeway (in case your guinea pig has been overindulging this Halloween).Discover on Chewy
Costumes are not beloved by all animals, so if your guinea pig is picky about their packaging, you might spring for something straightforward, like this beret. A simple costume doesn’t mean your pig isn’t complex, though—this little topper is ideal for hopeless romantics and pigs suffering from enduring cases of ennui.Discover on Chewy
What could possibly make a more super costume than the world’s best-known superfood? It should be noted that it is not advised for guinea pigs to eat avocado (due to the high fat content and the presence of the compound persin, which is poisonous to guinea pigs), but that doesn’t mean yours can’t cavort around looking like one!Find on Chewy
This bright fiesta of a costume is pretty much guaranteed to bring delight to all who experience it. The fact that it’s two pieces is nice—if your guinea pig doesn’t fancy a hat, they’ll still look festive in the colorful serape cape.Discover on Chewy
Is your guinea pig a troublemaker? Always stirring up a ruckus? This two-piece costume from Frisco is for him and the other lawbreaking pigs to whom rules and snack rations mean nothing.Find on Chewy
Tacos are among the world’s favorite hand sandwiches, and guinea pigs are among the world’s favorite hand-sized pets. Wrapping them up together makes for a classic combination—like chocolate and peanut butter, Hall and Oates, and margaritas on the beach.Discover at Petco
Sharks are awesome and amazing creatures. As are guinea pigs. Though not apex predators, guinea pigs are tops at killing with cuteness, so this seems like a fitting costume option. Bonus: If you have other animals in your home, shark costumes are made in all sizes, so you could dress everyone (including your dog and your cat) up to create the world’s most awesome shiver of sharks.Find at Petco
This unicorn costume from Petco’s Halloween Bootique is completely apropos because, as we all know, guinea pigs are nothing if not magical. This is another outfit where you could, if you so chose, dress up the entire family (yourself included) in rainbow sparkles to create one big blessing of unicorns.Find at Petco
Now this is a costume your guinea pig might thank you for! Elastic at the neck and arm holes make this strawberry outfit an easy-on, easy-off Halloween option, while soft fleece ensures even the most intrepid pig stays warm on a chilly October evening.Discover on Amazon