Who Let The Dogs Out? Canine Couture At Paws For Style

Yesterday marked one of the major events on the canine social calendar: Animal Fair Media's 9th Annual Paws for Style fashion show, at Arena in New York. Per usual, dogs and celebrities paraded in luxe threads for the benefit of less-coddled animals, via the ASPCA. Dogs, plus Lauren Conrad, Richard Belzer, Ramona Singer, Nikki Blonsky and Robert Verdi, after the jump.

Who Let The Dogs Out? Canine Couture At Paws For Style

This dog draws sartorial inspiration from WonderDog, clearly influenced by The Costume Institute's retrospective of superheroes.

Who Let The Dogs Out? Canine Couture At Paws For Style

Nikki Blonsky's date seems to be channeling the ghost of Jacob Marley.

Who Let The Dogs Out? Canine Couture At Paws For Style

A knotted silk scarf is always in good taste. One hopes, Hermes.

Who Let The Dogs Out? Canine Couture At Paws For Style

This dog, with Miss Teen USA Hilary Cruz, is - how shall I put this? - demode.

Who Let The Dogs Out? Canine Couture At Paws For Style

Richard Belzer's dog phones it in.

Who Let The Dogs Out? Canine Couture At Paws For Style

Cornelia Guest should be ashamed - swathed in jewels while her dog goes nude.

Who Let The Dogs Out? Canine Couture At Paws For Style

In the case of Maria Kanellis's dog, I believe the nudity is more a case of rank exhibitionism.

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