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.
Get the perfect fit
When sausage dog meets lobster dog, everyone’s a winner.
Support lobster-dog love
Just a couple of lobster pooches puckering up and kissing.
Opt for a nice hat
A lobster claw headpiece is the classy way to show your love for the crustaceans.
Or a nice toy
An impromptu hat can be dapper too.
Make sure your pup is happy as a lobster dog
Check out the happiness on this fully lobstered-up pup’s face!
While this Bulldog is certainly not amused at his lobster garb.
Play your part
Although sometimes you can take your lobster dog enthusiasm a little too far.
Find your pup’s true inner lobster dog
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.