Small, wearing thick gray hair, Line Perrier stands straight at the bar of the Chambery Criminal Court this Friday, June 3. Now 66, she must answer for five offenses, three of which date from 2014 and two are more recent after complaints from her immediate neighbor.
But what did the sexagenarian do to find herself there? To understand, you have to go back ten years and even more. Owner with her family of the Château de Chaffardon in Saint-Jean-d’Arvey, near Chambéry, she fell in love with the Savoy shepherds, an endangered species, and created an association.
Deplorable sanitary conditions and a terrible smell
But this unconditional love led her to circumvent the law. In 2010, a prefectural decree forced him to comply after the presence of 28 dogs was noted in his…