What is a Pet Passport or Pet Travel Scheme within Europe?

I’ve been asked by many people how is it possible to travel with a pet around Europe. A very simple way is by issuing a Pet Passport or Pet Travel Scheme, which contains the pet’s identification and all your pet’s health check history. This is a standard document recognized all over Europe in multiple languages, pretty…

Why is your dog afraid of other dogs?

Dogs like humans need to socialize from a very early stage in their lifes so they are able to develop self confidence, specially while interacting with other dogs. Canine socialization helps to improve the dog canine body language communication. This includes for example the ability the dog has to play with other dogs without stress and feelings of either…

Receiving our rescued adopted dog from Romania

Finally on the 24.3.2013, after approx. 4 months when we started searching, we received our rescued, adopted dog from Romania through the Kodittomien Koirien Ystävät (friends of homeless dogs) from Finland. Here you can see Lukas (Titi) journey from Romania until Vantaa Airport, Finland. Since there are no straight flights from Romania to Finland, the journey…

Adopting a rescued dog in Finland

Finland has an amazing animal population control. There are actually very little dogs which would need to be adopted due to abandon. Most dogs available are for purchase from breeders. Nevertheless, after extensive search on the Internet, we finally found several Finnish Institutions/Associations which are in cooperation with Russia, Estonia and South European countries towards…