Since the start of the pandemic, 3.2 million households have bought a pet.
Across London, there has been an 84% increase in dog ownership. To help new dog owners, the Council is running free drop-in events providing expert advice from animal welfare specialists and access to a free microchipping service.
The next session is on Tuesday 20 July at St George’s Square Gardens in Pimlico. You can find out more and register to attend here.