Animalcouriers drove through the Mont Blanc tunnel from France to Italy with our passengers from the UK. We stopped in the Italian Alps for walks in the fresh mountain air, and plenty of interesting sniffing opportunities for all our doggy passengers.

We loved the mushroom picnic tables at the rest stop in France

We loved the mushroom picnic tables at the rest stop in France

The Alps in the rain — the good news for skiers is that the pistes are already looking promising in Chamonix

The Alps in the rain — the good news for skiers is that the pistes are already looking promising in Chamonix

Neo drinking in the sights and sounds of the Alps. He really seemed to appreciate their grandeur.

Neo drinking in the sights and sounds of the Alps. He really seemed to appreciate their grandeur.

Flossie enjoying some good Italian scents

Flossie enjoying some good Italian scents

Rosie head down, on a mission

Rosie head down, on a mission

Izy is so tiny we had to pop her on a rock to look at the mountains as the lush green grass was a bit too tall for her. She wasn't too keen on the rain, either, despite her little woolly jumper!

Izy is so tiny we had to pop her on a rock to look at the mountains as the lush green grass was a bit too tall for her. She wasn’t too keen on the rain, either, despite her little woolly jumper!

A closer look at the raindrop on Izy's nose!

A closer look at the raindrop on Izy’s nose!

Izy back in her cosy bed

Izy back in her cosy bed