10/28/2013

U.S. pet owners will spend about $330 million on costumes for their pets this Halloween, according to a National Retail Federation survey. It's a small but growing part of the holiday budget, retailers say. "We're seeing a lot of costumes based on popular-culture movies, like superheroes or pop stars like Katy Perry and Madonna. It's become a trend for people to dress the whole family in costumes, even the pets," Party City spokeswoman Julia Darrenkamp said.

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