Dogs—we love ’em. But sometimes—just sometimes—they kind of freak us out. Frantically barking at a closed closet door? Weird. That unnervingly serious stare while you eat your burrito? Uncomfortable. When they look like Hannibal Lecter? Yeah, that’s just straight-up scary. We’ve rounded up 13 dogs who look like our favorite horror movie villains. Read on…if you dare.
We asked the internet for a scissor dog; the internet delivered; my heart exploded.
We’re gonna need a cuter boat…
Just stole some liver off your plate to eat with fava beans and a nice chianti (grrr).
Here to haunt your adorable, squish-faced dreams.
Heeeere’s a doggy!
Also a great choice for a Pet Cemetary revival…
Okay, kind of a cop out because he’s already a dog—but then again, HE’S ALREADY A DOG. Too perfect.
Brilliantly conceived, frightening executed—that little red wig alone will keep me looking over my shoulder all week.
Pennywise the Clown
Just another sadistic clown dog, carry on…
I vant…to suck…your bacon…
I have no words. Lock your doors.
Terrifying spider to haunt your dreams
Among the cruelest/funniest pranks ever.
Bonus: sweeps your floor while she haunts your home.
Show us your own spooky ghost dog for a chance to win a GoPro camera! Check out our Halloween contest, #FrankenPet—we’re partnering with PicMonkey to help you showcase some amazingly scary/adorable Halloween dog photos.
Top image via Flickr/Anne (Helen) Devereaux, Creative Commons License