Published at 2:01 PM EDT on Jul 20, 2017 | Updated at 6:19 PM EDT on Jul 20, 2017
A week before their human counterparts begin to flock to Comic-Con International in San Diego, the most adorable pups in the galaxy donned their favorite superhero costumes for PAWmicon 2017.
The Helen Woodward Animal Center hosted its 5th Annual PAWmicon Convention on Saturday July, 15 at the Hazard Center in San Diego. The dog-friendly convention celebrates orphan pets and their superhero owners.
Check out the pup-filled parade of fuzzy-faced, tail-wagging superheros that includes 1st place winner Hairy Pawter, 2nd place winner Slimer & Marshmallow Man, and honorable mention Captain Pooper Scooper.