Jake enjoyed the final part of his journey on the open deck of the boat from Italy to Geece.

He could walk around, meet other dogs, check out the view…and continue planning his vision for the organic small-holding he’ll be running with Alexis and Tabatha.

When Animalcouriers met up with Alexis at Piraeus Port, there was thunder, lightning and rain to greet us. “Hmmm,” no-one told me the weather would be like this in Greece,” mused Jake. “Still, it will be very good for growing veg. Alexis certainly looks set to get dug in.”

Alexis and Jake