holiday dogIf there's one thing that's almost as cute as babies dressed up for the holidays, it's dogs dressed up for the holidays. Seriously, show someone who's dreading Christmas shopping a photo of a puppy in a festive gear, and they'll perk right up. Heck, simply hand your local holiday Scrooge a puppy and I DARE them not to crack a grin.

In the mood for a smile yourself? Want to get in the holiday spirit? Not a problem. Check out these 10 festive puppies that are totally Christmas-ready.

And yes, there is an elf costume involved.