If you’re considering a move to France and want to add a pet to you family, read on for one woman’s story on adopting a pet in France.
A day out at the Zoo de la Flèche
Welcoming over 400,000 visitors each year, the Zoo de la Flèche not far from Angers, France, is well worth the trip for both kids and adults.
Having a pet in France Part 1: Going to the vet
Our furry family members deserve quality medical care and I’m happy to report that my experience with French veterinarians has…
Dangers of pine processionary caterpillars in France for dogs
Something scary happened the other day while Dagny and I were out on our walk. We encountered caterpillars that I’ve now found out are extremely dangerous to dogs. They aren’t common in the US and at the time I didn’t know any better. Here’s what you need to know about pine processionary caterpillars in France.
To pee or not to pee… on the sidewalk
So let me take you back to last week when our morning walk started out like any other walk…and devolved into a woman telling me where my dog can pee. What do you think of dogs peeing on the sidewalk?
French lessons with Tom while walking the dog… no your dog isn’t a pervert!
What did I learn the other day? How not to say your dog is a pervert (after telling someone their dog was, thankfully, not a pervert). Not exactly what I was trying to say. So yeahhh, not my finest moment.
Having a dog in France vs. the USA
Every week, a lovely woman named Rosie over at Eco Gites of Lenault in Normandy hosts a pet-focused linkup called…
6 Life lessons I learned from my dog Dagny
Maybe at first glance their wagging tail, questionable napping habits and relentless desire for treats would lead you to believe otherwise, but after thinking it through, I’ve learned a bunch of life lessons from my dog, Dagny.
When a friend’s pet dies
Hi guys, short post for you today, and it’s a post I was hoping I’d never have to write. I…
The pesky neighborhood cats and their poop
Moving into a house with a little backyard was partly for Dagny. She’d have a place to run around and…
Tips on getting a lost dog to safety (and how Dagny saved the day)
The French love their pets — no one will debate that. But when loose dogs roam the streets, either because…
When a dog walks toward an oncoming bus…
The other day, Dagny and I were out for one of our many walks around the neighborhood and came across…
Pic of the month October: Dagny love
Anyone who has a pet knows all about that special bond that humans and animals share. Last month was Dagny’s…
Pet culture in France vs. the USA
Like Americans, the French love their pets. There’s no doubt about that! Dagny has a very good life here and…
Animal communication: Yes, my dog can talk
Until actually having a session with an animal communicator, the skeptic in me didn’t really believe animal communication was for…
April pics of the month: Dagny enjoying spring #cavalierkingcharles
My dog Dagny has the perfect energy level. She’s extremely adaptable and when we are active and looking to exercise,…
Why do dogs roll in dead animals and gross stuff? Let’s ask Dagny
Yesterday was a beautiful day. And Dagny noticed too. So like we do on most beautiful days, we went for…
How much does a raw food diet for dogs cost?
Unless you never look at your bank account, you’ve probably noticed that having a dog can get expensive. Vet bills,…
French vet costs and care: A big thumbs up!
Anyone who really knows me knows that I’m obsessed with dogs, and that completely adorable black furry thing that’s never…
We love our pets: The Perks of a Pet Infographic
Anyone who has a pet will tell you they’re like family, right? It’s no secret that pet owners love their…