Your plans for Halloween may include donning something scary — and dressing your pet up, too. Not all pets are willing to wear a costume, but if your cat or dog is agreeable, be sure to choose the right type of outfit and to make sure it fits properly. And don’t forget to reward your pet frequently while she’s wearing the costume, to remind her that good things come from dressing up!

Check out the video for trainer Mikkel Becker’s simple tips for determining if your pet is a candidate for a costume.