As many as 40,000 dogs could be abandoned in the next year, charity warns, as families who took on 'pandemic puppies' face a post-coronavirus recession.
A recent surge in pet purchases could put animals at risk of abuse, poor health and later abandonment, animal charities have warned.
'It is time for companies to prioritise dog welfare over profit.'
Vets and animal welfare groups are urging British companies to stop using flat-faced dogs in advertisements following concerns
The Labour Party swept to victory in the most important political battle of 2017 - the Westminster Dog Of The Year contest
'Urgent action is needed.'
Puppies as young as four weeks old are being smuggled into the UK with umbilical cords still attached, a Dogs Trust investigation