Horizon First Contact

Halloween Hounds

A project in Andover, MN by Alesia Gitter

Funding Successful

A pin collection of some costumed pups as well as some guest artists!
Backers: 110
Average Pledge Per Backer: $56

Funded: $6,195 of $500
Dates: Aug 9th -> Aug 24th (15 days)
Project By: Alesia Gitter
Aw shucks, no tags yet. +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: August 24 @ 14:12 -0400 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News


August 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Alright since it takes like 20 years to get funds to clear once KS ends, I am going to be paying for the molds before funds release to get that process started. I'm glad my manufacturer was cool with that haha. Facebook group:... (Read More)

Custom edits to the existing designs (Stickers)

August 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
I completely forgot this in the last update (so many I am sorry!), if you want custom edits of these designs with YOUR dog's coat/pattern in it, I can do it for $15 for 10 stickers (this is fair right?). I know people had asked, so figured I'd make... (Read More)

Sticker samples & Ciel design!

August 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Freebie for all 3+ backers!

August 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
I meant to post this sooner but I was basically useless all of last week (yay). The design you receive will be random of course - although if you're on discord I guess you can bully me into a certain design. The third design isn't pictured but a... (Read More)

Update from Kickstarter (Add-ons)

August 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
So people in discord have already checked and if this doesn't work for you, please DM me with what add-on you want please. You can either pledge extra or wait for a shop day but I want to make sure I set enough to the side with your names on them so... (Read More)

Add-on issues

August 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Sorry for the extra update, but it has been brought to my attention that for some reason add-ons are working for some people and not showing for others. I have submitted a ticket to Kickstarter to see if they can figure out what happened. If we can't... (Read More)

What you want isn't unlocked yet? Read this!

August 18th - via: kickstarter.com
I just want to mention I will cover as many unlocks that aren't unlocked yet as I can afford outside of the KS. :D  So if you're like oh no I need that last corgi, don't worry. Me too. Once I see counts on what people want, that can... (Read More)

Small Update

August 15th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Pit unlocked & Brazil added!

August 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Per request, Brazil has been added to lower pin tiers and the pit is unlocked! Success! After the cats, Pom & GSD will be up. I may drop the cats off earlier since I wanted to self fund those anyways... so maybe I'll let it hit one or two goals... (Read More)

Custom unlock - available to everyone

August 12th - via: kickstarter.com
This one is still being vectored for now but it will be available in black pug with silver metal or tan/brown pug with copper metal. The penguin outfits are glitter. Customs are always fun! Thank you!  (Read More)

Pup-Bee Unlocked!

August 12th - via: kickstarter.com
I'm so excited the Pup-Bee has unlocked and we're closing in on the Dinosaur corgi. I'm very off task this morning but I'll be posting around to try and get us to the APBT so I can post new unlock goals! Thank you everyone.  (Read More)

Australia, Canada, UK Added + Upcoming Designs

August 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Shipping Updates & New Tiers I added Australia (read the shipping info on the main page about why it's cheaper) and Canada to several tiers. I will add more pin tiers once more unlock. I don't think we're quite to the 7 pin mark yet (getting... (Read More)

Dragon & Doxie Unlocked!

August 9th - via: kickstarter.com
I am really excited at how well this is going so far. We're 3 designs in, nearing a 4th design. I updated the page with the Corgasaurus and Pup-Bee designs. They will be vectored sometime in the next day or two and I'll get the other designs finished... (Read More)


August 9th - via: kickstarter.com
That was super fast! First design is unlocked and second one is getting close. ^_^ Cleaning up Murphy and his puppy pal so they will be ready! I want them to be a set but I think a lot of people want the puppy separate so I'm thinking about how these... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!