Pomeranians and English Bulldogs are among the most expensive dogs breeds in the UK (photos: Tony Johnson).

These are the 10 most expensive breeds of dog since lockdown sent prices soaring

The Covid pandemic has sent demand for puppies and dogs soaring.

Saturday, 24th July 2021, 5:39 pm
Updated Saturday, 24th July 2021, 5:44 pm

Prices for some breeds more than trebled as people scrambled to purchase a pooch to help them through lockdown.

Research from pet retailer Pets at Home shows that the average puppy in the UK costed a hefty £1,875 in 2020 – more than double the average price in 2019.

A pet taskforce is being set up by the Government to allow the scale of the problem to be looked at further.

Here are the 10 most expensive breeds of dog in the UK.

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