Dogs at polling stations are here to warm the hearts of Brexit-tired Brits
Let’s be honest, everyone’s favourite part of elections is seeing dogs at polling stations.
The results are an important part of the process (obviously) but what we really want to see are politically conscious pups casting their vote.
Brits are taking their four-legged friends to vote in the European Parliament elections at polling stations across the UK today. A total of 73 MEPs will be elected in nine constituencies in England, with one each in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
The stations are open for votes until 10pm, so expect to see plenty more adorable pictures under the usual trending hashtag #dogsatpollingstations.
Let’s take a look at some of the cutest voters Twitter has to offer.
Don’t Let Your Dog Ride in the Back of Your Truck Unrestrained. An estimated 100,000 dogs die each year from riding in pickup beds each year, and that doesn’t take into account all of the injuries seen each year. Dogs in pickup beds are also at risk of being hit with debris that can cause injuries.