We all love a cute kitten or a fluffy bunny. But what about those pets who were at the back of the queue when the ‘ahh factor’ was handed out? Well, it turns out they’re equally adored by their owners as Caroline Quentin discovers in this one-off documentary.

She meets people who keep tarantulas (!) as pets and others who dote on their hairless cats and rats.

Then there’s Chase, a Chinese Crested dog – how will this strange-looking specimen fare in the World’s Ugliest Dog contest?