17% of Brits who adopted dogs during pandemic are considering rehoming them

It showed that 23 per cent of dog owners fear they won't be able to provide a suitable home for their dog post-lockdown.

Worryingly, 17 per cent admitted to considering rehoming as an option.

Sales of dogs skyrocketed during the pandemic, with the pets becoming a vital support line for many people.

However, 36 per cent of owners now say they are worried about what to do with their pet if they can't go to the places they usually socialise and work, once restrictions ease.