Halloween is going to dogs and cats in 2012

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Halloween is going to the dogs and cats. It looks like Americans won't be forgetting their fur kids this Halloween. They're getting in on the costume action in a big way.

The National Retail Federation says pet owners are expecting to spend $370 million to dress up Fido and Fluffy this year.

that is $40 million more than 2011.

The group did a survey and found out what costumes will be the cat's meow. Expect to see a lot of pumpkins and devils.

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