It's not every day that NYC's dogs dress up in costumes that'll make your heart melt. Sigh.

But the annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade -- now in its 27th year -- gives us the guarantee of canines in their holiday best. Saturday, pups showed off their boo-tiful attire in advance of Oct. 31.

See photos of the pets that participated in the canine costume contest.

Lily, a 3-year-old golden retriever mix, stood out
Lily, a 3-year-old golden retriever mix, stood out as a stylish peacock. (Credit: Rajvi Desai)
The rumors are true: The Kardashian clan has
The rumors are true: The Kardashian clan has expanded. Chloe Kardoggian, a 13-year-old Chihuahua, dressed up as a "cougar Barbie." (Credit: Rajvi Desai)
Sailor Roxie, reports for duty. The 11-year-old Yorkshire
Sailor Roxie, reports for duty. The 11-year-old Yorkshire terrier had her eyes set on the prize. (Credit: Rajvi Desai)

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Edgar, 9, kept it classic as a ladybug.
Edgar, 9, kept it classic as a ladybug. (Credit: Rajvi Desai)
Cha, cha, cha, Chia! Duchess, a 2-year-old corgi,
Cha, cha, cha, Chia! Duchess, a 2-year-old corgi, is the cutest As Seen on TV invention to date. (Credit: Rajvi Desai)
The Force was with Chewie, an 8-year-old Havanese.
The Force was with Chewie, an 8-year-old Havanese. (Credit: Rajvi Desai)
What's more
What's more "American Pie" than a 3-year-old American Staffordshire terrier named Floyd waving a flag while drinking a cold one? (Credit: Rajvi Desai)
How could you be scared of a poodle
How could you be scared of a poodle mix? Shaggy, 11, spooked everyone as the clown from "It." (Credit: Rajvi Desai)

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This 4-year-old Pomeranian named King Tut came in
This 4-year-old Pomeranian named King Tut came in third place in the first round of judging. (Credit: Rajvi Desai)
Xolo, a 6-year-old Xoloitzcuintli, channeled Bob Marley.
Xolo, a 6-year-old Xoloitzcuintli, channeled Bob Marley. (Credit: Rajvi Desai)