Pumpkin Pet Contest Winners

Pumpkin Pet Contest Winners

Last week we asked if any of our PetPlace users carved pumpkin pets. Little did I know the talents that you pet lovers have! We got several submissions and would like to share the top winners with you.

Here are our top 10 entries! Click above on the slide show to see the photos!


1st – Pepper, the Abyssinian. See the next photo for the full effect of the lit pumpkin! Submitted by Brian and Cynthia Spilsted.

2nd – This pumpkin dog was carved as a pet memorial gift to a best friend. Submitted by Jill Ratteree.

3rd – A shar-pei pet pumpkin! This carving is a yearly event in his home! Submitted by Debbie Johnson.


  • Pet Pumpkin of a Chinese shar-pei carved by a friend. Submitted by Denetta Rusch
  • German shorthaired pointer pet pumpkin! Submitted by Barbara Sunup.
  • American Staffordshire Terrier pet pumpkin! Submitted by Shannon Tyler.
  • Adorable "Remy" and friend! Submitted by Traci Commons.
  • Cat on a broom! We love this one! Submitted by Lisa Renee.
  • Anubis. Anubis is the Greek name for the ancient jackal-headed god of the dead in Egyptian mythology. Submitted by Val Van Alstyne.
  • Exotic cat pet pumpkin! Submitted by Lizzi Kadow.
  • Chesapeake Retriever! Okay, she is not a pet pumpkin but we thought she was cute! Submitted by Eleta McCormick

    Thanks to all of you that submitted your entries!


    Dr. Debra

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