Costume retailer www.Costumeish.com is releasing a Cecil the Lion themed halloween costume of the Dentist holding onto the severed head of Cecil the Lion. This costume features a dentist robe covered in fake blood and the head of a lion that will be sold for
$59.99 99.99. The costumer company claims to donate 15% to a charity while pocketing all 85% of the money made per sale.
The online retailer claimed that they have been receiving requests to make this costume from their buyers but upon releasing this costume for sale Tuesday midnight, nobody has made a single purchase yet.
Update: The costume is now being sold at $99.99 due to the demands. It is unsure whether the costume company is doing this as a publicity stunt to get the attention of the news and media. Under the about us section, they have listed a lot of links to the press sites that covered their Cecil costume.