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Welcome to the Animatch Dog Blog. Here you'll find post about dogs in the news, funny dog pictures and other dog related stories found around the web. Enjoy!

The Animatch Auction is back

Sunday August 18, 2019

Exciting news! Animatch is doing a third On-Line Auction! Please take the time to Like and Follow the Auction page, and of course invite any of your friends/family who...

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Now what else do you need?

Sunday August 18, 2019

Thanks to all who have donated some of the items listed on our Wish List.  It really does take a village to manage a rescue .... and it is heartwarming...

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Trust me, this is science

Friday August 16, 2019

The primary science of Canine Education is applied behavior analysis, which comes from the field of psychology. Applied behavior analysis allows for learned behaviors to help succeed in the current...

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How to Make a First-Aid Kit For Your Dog

Friday August 16, 2019

Emergencies can occur anytime and the best thing to do is be prepared. Having a first-aid kit ready will help to reduce anxiety if an emergency does happen. Keep the...

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How to get rid of dog hair

Monday August 5, 2019

We want to give a huge thanks to Shark Ninja for our brand new vacuum, it's the perfect tool to get rid of dog hair at the Animatch centre!

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Summertime with your dog

Monday July 29, 2019

Summer is a fun time of year for humans and dogs alike. Many dogs love to play outdoors despite the heat. Summer safety is no joke, and it's up...

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Can you puree my food please!

Friday July 19, 2019

Due to the high number of older dogs that Animatch has taken in recently, most of whom have needed dentals and tooth extractions, we have almost completely depleted our supply...

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Jinny, Nooky & Sunny need a loving home.

Sunday July 14, 2019

Meet Jinny, Nooky & Sunny.These lovely souls are looking for a new home. 

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Moving Day Tips!

Thursday June 27, 2019

Moving can be stressful for people, so just imagine how anxious it can make your pets. They can easily get stressed out when there's unexpected activity in their home or...

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Water Safety Tips for Your Pets

Tuesday June 25, 2019

Summer is always a fun season for spending lots of time outside in the sun! Even more so when you can spend it with your favourite furry friend.Keeping your...

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Travelling to Montreal with your pet? Stay with our new sponsor!

Friday June 21, 2019

Stay a day, a week or even longer: Home2 Suites by Hilton Montréal Dorval offers a fresh and affordable take on extended stay accommodation. The first of the brand...

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Practice Summer Pet Safety

Thursday June 13, 2019

We at Animatch want to help you to practice summer pet safety and don't leave your dog in a hot car.If you're like us, you probably consider your 4-legged...

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How are his teeth?

Saturday June 1, 2019

This is one of the most frequently asked questions when people are adopting a dog.  Most people expect rescues to foot the bill for teeth cleaning and many, like...

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RIP, Sweet Rosy

Friday May 31, 2019

You deserved SO much better than the hand that life dealt you.  Thank you to Lasalle Veterinary Hospital for all they did to save Rosy -- cancer had spread...

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Don’t bring your dog to fireworks this summer

Friday May 31, 2019

“The roaring explosions and bright lights of fireworks can be upsetting to your pet and even lead to harm. Fireworks can cause animals to panic, putting both pets and people...

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Owning a dog can be good for your heart

Friday May 31, 2019

A team of Swedish scientists have used national registries of more than 3.4 million Swedes aged 40 to 80 to study the association between dog ownership and cardiovascular health. Their study shows that...

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A dog is not a “thing”

Thursday May 30, 2019

Whether Rosy lives or dies, whether she has days, weeks or months to live, Animatch is determined that this Boston Terrier will know that all humans are not despicable creatures...

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Allergies aren’t just for us humans!

Tuesday May 14, 2019

When we breathe in pollen from plants such as ragweed, we sometimes develop allergy symptoms which generally involve the upper respiratory system. Our eyes itch, our nose runs, it's hell. ...

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ResQwalk App

Tuesday May 14, 2019

Are you looking for a way to help Animatch, but a donation is not an option? Well here’s how you can help! ResQwalk is an amazing FREE app that...

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Bye bye Rover and Fido

Monday April 29, 2019

By Judie Amyot, The Suburban Now that 2018 has come and gone, there is much chatter as to what fashion was the trendiest, which paint colour was the most popular...

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From the Animatch Blog

The Animatch Auction is back

Sunday August 18, 2019

Now what else do you need?

Sunday August 18, 2019

Trust me, this is science

Friday August 16, 2019

Animatch Fan Mail

Pippa and Charlene

Pippa and Charlene on the beaches of PEI

Harvey (koba)

I just wanted to send you an update on Koba (Harvey) adopted 2 years ago. He is a hand full but loved beyond words. I have...

Sweet Cleo (aka Babette)

Here is Cleo on her first day at home. She is the cutest of pomeranians. She is already starting to feel more comfortable in her...

PK now known as Murphy Brown

Hi!! I know it's just over 24 hours since we picked PK, who hence forward I will call Murphy Brown or Murphy or just Murph up,...

HOW could I forget to celebrate Raggzy’s THIRD GOTCHA DAY with Animatch???

Life has been very hectic around her lately and though we marked the day as a family I didn't get around to sharing our sweet...

Matlock RIP

We are very sad to say that Matlock passed away on January 16th, 2013.  We are all heartbroken and will miss him very much. ...

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