Jo Platt and Dogs Trust Rescue Dog

Owner’s Name: Jo Platt

Dogs Name: Dogs Trust Rescue

Constituency: Leigh

Why have you chosen to enter with a Dogs Trust rescue dog?

I understand the importance that Dogs Trust and other organisations do to protect and ensure our canine friends are adequately looked after.

What are your favourite characteristics in a dog?

Their desire to please and play.

What dog welfare issues do you think need tackling?

Greater regulation at rescue centres and animal sanctuaries.

How can dog owner minimise stress to their dogs during fireworks displays?

Keep them indoors and stay with them! Don’t leave them alone!

Why should you and your Dogs Trust rescue dog win Westminster Dog of the Year 2018?

We want to show that it’s not only dogs that have forever homes that are winners – all dogs matter!

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