Guide · Moving · New Zealand · Pets

Will My Dog Bark With An Accent? A Guide To Getting Your Pet To New Zealand

Getting Your Pet Ready To Go New Zealand is a rabies-free country making it very, very difficult to bring pets into the country from the U.S. or any other non rabies-free country. The whole process takes about 6 months from getting the international microchip implanted to sealing the crate for your pet's flight. When it… Continue reading Will My Dog Bark With An Accent? A Guide To Getting Your Pet To New Zealand

Moving · Visa · Wedding

Here, There, and Everywhere: Planning A Wedding On Two Continents

Taking a break from the stress of waiting for my visa to come through, I have found myself diverting much of my attention to wedding planning. I'm a planner at heart, so I've felt very up for the challenge (and a 7 day road trip with Pete certainly accelerated the process). Things seemed to be… Continue reading Here, There, and Everywhere: Planning A Wedding On Two Continents

Moving · Visas

We Plan And The Universe Laughs

It feels like a million years since I wrote my first post. Since then I have Decided to use a Pet Relocater to get our pup from Portland, OR to Christchurch, NZ Got the pup her international microchip Packed up a shipping crate with all of my worldly possessions Had additional documents requested by my… Continue reading We Plan And The Universe Laughs