This is THE legendary type knife from the French overseas departments and territories, for over 100 years. Unknown in mainland France, the "dog knife" is a hit in the West Indies. The dog knife takes its name from the small animal engraved on its blade. The dog knife is "the wedding gift". It is very important to offer this symbolic knife for the wedding, which is used a lot in the kitchen for cutting herbs or for eating. A sauce even takes its name from this knife, "dog sauce".