This weekend, I was set the arduous task of meeting as many cute animals as I could stand and making friends with them all, for an article.
I was at the National Pet Show, held in the Excel Centre in London, and it was a haven for all things fluffy and feathered.
There were stands selling pet merchandise, of course, and even a couple of celebrity guests. It’s a great day out if you love animals – but probably isn’t recommended for anyone who is allergic to cats or terrified of dogs.
Here’s how my quest to meet every animal at the Pet Show went.