While today marks a significant point in the future of the United Kingdom, the general election also brings back a pillar of the polling station: Dogs.
As is election tradition, #dogsatpollingstations trending has returned, with social media users posting pictures of cute pooches across the country.
Here we round up some of the sweetest canines captured so far.
— Kris Miller (@C_KMiller) December 12, 2019
— Adam Leyton (@AdamLeyton) December 12, 2019
So first day allowed out (post vaccinations) and little miss' first walk was to the polling station (sign was very high hence the helping hand) #dogsatpollingstations #GeneralElection2019 pic.twitter.com/YsHbJBOWyu
— Catherine Middleton (@guddleprods) December 12, 2019
— James De Scotis (@JamesDeScotis) December 12, 2019
— Tom Brazel (@tombrazel) December 12, 2019
— Alex (@killick_alex) December 12, 2019
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was even spotted with a canine friend – despite her fear of dogs.
— Nicola Sturgeon (@NicolaSturgeon) December 12, 2019