We know we’re a nation of animal lovers but our furry friends also have a vital role in helping us find love. A survey by Sainsburys Pet Insurance found 36% of women and 25% of men would only date a person who accepted their pet. I spoke to Voltan Atik and his girlfriend Jo about how their love of dogs bright them together for the People newspaper. And expert Kate Taylor from Match.com explained why animal lovers are drawn to one another too.
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