These are the top 10 most stolen dog breeds in Yorkshire, according to police data

These are the top 10 most stolen dog breeds in Yorkshire, according to police data

These are the top 10 most stolen dog breeds in Yorkshire, according to police data
These are the top 10 most stolen dog breeds in Yorkshire, according to police data

More than 380 dogs have been stolen in West Yorkshire in two years - and just 6% of them were ever found, according to information revealed in a Freedom of Information Act request made to West Yorkshire Police.

These are the dog breeds that have been recorded as stolen the most between January 2017 and December 2018. All photos are file pictures not pictures of the stolen dogs.

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50 Staffordshire Bull Terriers were recorded as stolen.
31 French Bulldogs were recorded as stolen.
22 Pugs were recorded as stolen.
17 English Bulldogs were recorded as stolen.
14 Chihuahuas were recorded as stolen.
12 Japanese Akitas were recorded as stolen.
10 Cocker Spaniels were recorded as stolen.
8 Jack Russels were recorded as stolen.
7 Shih Tzus were recorded as stolen. Aaron Chown/PA Wire
6 Yorkshire Terriers were recorded as stolen.