Halloween is just around the corner—and what better way to showcase your love for your dog than carving his/her likeness into a giant orange pumpkin? Our friends at Better Homes & Gardens have FREE pumpkin carving stencils for over 20 different breeds. My favorite, of course:
Visit the entire BHG.com collection to see all the dog breed jack o’ lantern stencils available for FREE download! Find the one that looks most like your dog, and customize it for his/her individual characteristics (for example, I think we can all agree that I have a much more fashionable haircut than the Yorkie above). Leave a comment below to let us know how yours turned out; or, better yet, send a photo to firstname.lastname@example.org!
REMEMBER that swinging tails and rowdy dogs can easily knock over lit jack o’ lanterns—either keep your masterpiece out of your dog’s reach, or consider using a battery-powered candle instead. Check out my post from Halloween last year for more safety tips—and have a Happy Howl-oween!