provivoe
in the old Canon Law no dog could enter church or monastery.
It's still the case in the East. If a dog enters a church, it must be blessed by the Bishop again. I like dogs and animals... in nature, where they belong. Stop abusing the name of Holy Francis for all your "greenery"
Harmonia celestiala
He also is a creature of God and according to St.Francis he became his home in this Monastery.