Andy Wightman and Coire

Dog's Name: Coire (pronounced Corry).

Owner's Name: Andy Wightman.

Political Party: Green.

Owners Constituency/ Region: Lothian.

Breed (all breeds and crossbreeds welcome): Border Collie.

Sex: Female.

Age: 8.

Colour:  Black and white (with a bit of tan).

Describe your top five doggy personality traits.

Friendly, loving, cheeky, playful & adventurous.

What are your top doggy achievements to date?

Climbed 54 Munros & good vocabulary.

What would you do if you were First Minister for the day?

Involve dogs in conflict resolution.

What dog related issues do you think need tackling in Scotland for your four-legged friends?

I think Scotland is great for dogs except I am not allowed into the Scottish Parliament!

Which three dead or alive celebrity dog owners (political or otherwise) would you invite to your fantasy doggy dinner party?

Barak Obama, Elvis Presley & Yehudi Menuhin.

Why should you be crowned Holyrood Dog of the Year 2017?

Because I could herd everyone into the Chamber and make sure there wasn’t too much conflict.

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