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John Lewis and the dog that stayed out in the cold

Have you seen the John Lewis Christmas advert? If you have, did your heart sink at the scene where the dog was left outside in the snow with just a fairly ramshackle kennel for shelter? If so and you'd like to complain, you can email John Lewis to register your views. Apparently John Lewis have said they are aware of the problem, but of course, the more complaints they receive, the more urgently they will sort things out.

 

Some dogs get a rough enough time of it at Christmas; we don't need John Lewis conveying the message that it's fine to leave your poor dog out in the snow with inadequate shelter. So if, like me, you object to the ad - let them know about it.

 

Take care,

 

Julie xx

Comments

Sorry you didn't enjoy the Jeremy Vine show today - most people who responded were not in favour of the advert.
I do find it interesting the assumptions some people make about me! :)
Have your dogs always had adequate housing? I can only assume - or at least hope - so.
You don't seem to like animals very much - they are actually very healthy for humans to have around.
I know one thing - I'd rather be a dog in my house, than in your house.
You live in a beautiful part of the world Rob, at least your dogs have great scenery when they're exiled outdoors.
Take care,
Julie

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