When it comes to end-of-summer outfits for your favorite dog, dressing as a lobster is clearly the only sensible option. For reasons that have flummoxed zoologists for years, there’s something about the combination of a playful pup and a stately lobster costume that just works. So digging deep into the popular #lobsterdog hashtag on Instagram, here’s a handy guide to mixing canines with crustaceans.
When sausage dog meets lobster dog, everyone’s a winner.
Just a couple of lobster pooches puckering up and kissing.
A lobster claw headpiece is the classy way to show your love for the crustaceans.
An impromptu hat can be dapper too.
Check out the happiness on this fully lobstered-up pup’s face!
While this Bulldog is certainly not amused at his lobster garb.
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Although sometimes you can take your lobster dog enthusiasm a little too far.
Finally, let’s all marvel at this maverick take on the lobster dog phenomenon!
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About Phillip Mlynar: The self-appointed world’s foremost expert on rappers’ cats. When not penning posts on rap music, he can be found building DIY cat towers for his adopted domestic shorthair, Mimosa, and collecting Le Creuset cookware (in red). He has also invented cat sushi, but it’s not quite what you think it is.