Whatever you think of George Osborne, few could deny he has a cute puppy.
The pooch was unveiled on Twitter by the Chancellor, who might have been worrying about Thursday's Autumn statement, on Sunday.
Welcome to the new resident of Downing St. The kids have called her Lola pic.twitter.com/FXyM96acg1— George Osborne (@George_Osborne) December 1, 2013
In 2011, Osborne reportedly acquired a budgie called Gibson, while Lola will also have to bond with Larry, the cat who has failed miserably to tackle Downing Street's mouse problem.