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U.K. voters are proving that democracy is better with dogs

What a barkin' good time.


Gabe Bergado

Internet Culture

Posted on May 7, 2015   Updated on May 28, 2021, 9:41 pm CDT

Sure, local government and democracy are important, but what’s even more essential is that dogs are accompanying owners on their way to vote. #DogsAtPollingStations is trending in Britain this election day, and our hearts are screaming from the adorability of it all. 

Check out some of the cutest pets from Instagram and Twitter:

The hounds have also sparked a rival hashtag, #CatsAtPollingStations. Felines also care about democracy, duh.

Wait, who’s on the ballot again? Sorry, just so distracted from wanting to snuggle up with all these cuties.

H/T BuzzFeed | Photo via Twitter/rooftopfilmclub 

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*First Published: May 7, 2015, 9:52 am CDT