Dogs at Polling Stations: Voters share photos of their democratic dogs on general election day

The nation's most paw-some election tradition is back fur more

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#DogsAtPollingStations is back. The nation’s canines are off to the polls today, accompanying their humans as they vote in the 2017 general election.

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Of course, it’s not the first time “dogs at polling stations” has been a thing – but this year it’s such a big deal that Twitter has introduced a dedicated emoji, which basically means it’s now an established tradition.

All across the country, doggos have been turning out to do their civic duty – and make sure their humans do, too.

Sure, voting may be serious business – but not every dog has been able to keep a straight face.

Of course, what with a general election in 2015 and the EU referendum in 2016 AND the snap election in 2017, some hounds are getting a little tired of it all.

On one of the most important days on the doggy calendar – #dogsatpollingstations day – this dog is pretty fed up at her human. How a-paw-ling.

And some dogs are outraged they don’t get a vote. Justice for dogs! Canine equality!

But even if they can’t vote, you probably should.

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The general election takes place today, Thursday 8th June, with polls closing at 10pm