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These 10 Adorable Hallowiener Dogs Are So Cute It's Scary

Happy Howl-o-ween!

These wiener dogs' costumes have a lot of bite.

In honor of Halloween and in celebration of the only pet breed that looks like a walking hot dog, here's a compilation of some of the cutest Hallowiener dogs on the Internet. 

Breeders developed the dachshund to hunt badgers in Germany more than 300 years ago, according to the American Kennel Club.

They're the 11th most popular dog breed nationwide.

  • Dino dog must have been heavily inspired by his favorite movie, Jurassic Bark.
    Dino dog must have been heavily inspired by his favorite movie, Jurassic Bark.
  • Is this a lobster dachshund or a miniature pincher?
    Is this a lobster dachshund or a miniature pincher?
  • It's an authentic wiener dog!
    It's an authentic wiener dog!
  • This dog's bumblebee costume no doubt caused a lot of buzz.
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    This dog's bumblebee costume no doubt caused a lot of buzz.
  • Cue the Winnie the Poop jokes.
  • We're just glad Ginger isn't an example of actual taxidermy.
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    We're just glad Ginger isn't an example of actual taxidermy.
  • Bad guys don't stand a chance against this punk rock Teenage Mutant Ninja Doggie.
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    Bad guys don't stand a chance against this punk rock Teenage Mutant Ninja Doggie.
  • This dog looks like quite the angel now, but let's see if it's still an angel when it chews your favorite pair of shoes.
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    This dog looks like quite the angel now, but let's see if it's still an angel when it chews your favorite pair of shoes.
  • This little pirate pooch is an old sea dog.
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    This little pirate pooch is an old sea dog.
  • Happy Hallowiener!
    John Mcallister via Getty Images
    Happy Hallowiener!
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