Dogs Trust reveals shocking reasons for unwanted dogs

  • 13 December 2012
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Shocking reasons for unwanted dogs revealed

Some of the most shocking reasons given by dog owners handing their pets into care have been revealed.

The Dogs Trust has heard some weird excuses, such as: "He doesn't match the sofa"; "They don't fit in with our party lifestyle"; and "He's too thin".

The charity's urging everyone to remember that a dog is for life and not just for Christmas.

It hopes people will think about that before buying loved ones a dog this festive season.

Watch Ore report as he meets some canine friends!