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Move Over, Spooky Faces: Animals Make The Best Jack-O’-Lanterns

<p><a class="checked-link" href="http://www.reddit.com/r/aww/comments/1oxz6d/our_german_shepherd_and_yorkie_carved_into/" style="text-decoration: none;">Reddit: stelthb2</a></p>

Feast your eyes on these pumpkins carved like animals. (Though if pumpkins carved by animals is more your style, we've got you covered, too.)

Real anglerfish sprout glowing lures filled with bioluminescent bacteria, not mini pumpkins - but this guy is more at home on doorsteps instead of 3,000 feet below the ocean surface.

(Credit: David Arsenault)

Like jalapeños and chocolate, red pandas and pumpkins go surprisingly well together.

(Credit:Collegeolive)

Carving pumpkins is an infinitely better way to celebrate elephants than carving ivory.

(Credit:Sodahead)

Octopuses make both great moms and great jack-o'-lanterns.

(Neal Lantela/Flickr/CC BY 2.0)

Even as a gourd, Grumpy Cat is not amused.(Reddit: MOCK_OG)

Don't judge this pumpkin by its stripes.

(Reddit: browens13)

Very pumpkin. Much spooky. Wow.

(Reddit: Nancynancyxd)

Only a pumpkin of truly epic proportions is worthy of such grand feline features.

(reddit: robogeek)

Pug: Pumpkin portrait prompts posing.(Imgur:yeppoon)

... But which two are the REAL dogs?

(Reddit: stelthb2)

It's way better to be a cow on a pumpkin than a cow on a farm in Idaho, Iowa, Missouri, Utah or Kansas, thanks to restrictive ag-gag laws.

(Reddit:Ringoose)

Tyrannosaurus Rex may be extinct, but not on our pumpkins (or in our hearts).

(Imgur/Umgurbanned)

... Okay, using more than one pumpkin might seem like cheating, but such a magnificent creature deserves no less than a plethora of pumpkins.

(Reddit: proteon)