Auf wiedersehen, pet
At least cruel traffickers in underage puppies will be the losers in a no-deal Brexit. The EU Pet Travel Schemeallowing owners to take pets into member states also lets dealers use falsified pet passports tosmuggle in puppies under 12 weeks old. No deal, no pet passports.
You’d have thought that former Chancellor NigelLawson would have full confidence in the Treasury he used to run. Er... no. Lord Lawson said: “We know from Treasury forecasts of theshort-term impactof Brexit that it doesn’t haveaclue.”