French president adopts rescue dog!

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French President Emmanuel Macron and Nemo leave Élysée Palace to greet a guest in Paris. (Charles Platiau/Reuters)

Say hello to Nemo, the ‘First Dog’ of France!

Politicians rarely have friends they can trust, do they?  That’s why the smarter of the lot turn to dogs. Consider how the US Presidential elections get swayed to a degree by the dogs. Approval ratings, image perception, and PR, all seem to get a positive influence from dogs.

Let’s vote for people who rescue dogs!

And Nemo isn’t complaining.

French President adopts rescue dog

The first family of France has named their youngest member after Captain Nemo, the famous fictional character in Jules Verne’s ‘Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea.’

The Macrons adopted Nemo from the SPA animal shelter at Hermeray, outside Paris.

France’s first dog is all set for an adventure!

French president adopts rescue dog

Also, read Pets in Politics!

Nemo recently made his first public appearance, joining President Macron in welcoming President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger to the Elysee Palace for a meeting of state.

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French President Emmanuel Macron Meets Head Of States of Niger At Elysee Palace CREDIT: CHRISTOPHE MORIN/IP3/ CHRISTOPHE MORIN/IP3

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And now my watch begins…

Here’s wishing Nemo great happy years of service ahead!

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The man who was Peter Pan — aka 'Dog With Blog'. Raconteur, Reader, Backpacker... If I were an element, I'd be radioactive.

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