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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!

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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Now what else do you need?

Wednesday July 10, 2019

Animatch is reaching out yet again; however, in this instance not for monetary contributions.  We are seeking donation of items that we require in the day-to-day operation of the...

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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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Should I change the name of my newly adopted dog?

Monday April 29, 2019

We get this question a lot. Some people love the name of their adopted dog, others don’t. We may know the history of the dog and if it has...

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West Jet raffle winner

Tuesday April 23, 2019

Diane McHugh is the happy winner of our recent raffle, the gift of flight from West Jet!  She is pictured here receiveing her prize along  with her Animatch...

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Dog Parks; what to know before you go

Monday April 1, 2019

Miranda Wimbush, Volunteer, Mother to a little boy and three four-legged kids, who worked as an Animal Health Technician for many years and is now using her many years of...

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There is no poop fairy .... scoop it

Sunday March 17, 2019

A few walks around the neighbourhood and once again, this article seems quite appropriate.  People, you've got to clean up after your dogs.  Come on, it's simple. ...

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Wish List

Thursday March 14, 2019

Thanks to all who have purchased items on our Amazon Wish List.   The "big move" into our new Centre is approaching and moving day will be here...

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From the Animatch Blog

Can you puree my food please!

Friday July 19, 2019

Now what else do you need?

Wednesday July 10, 2019

Animatch Fan Mail

Stewart adopted in march 2014 - R.I.P. Feb. 2004 - Aug.12-2017

Stewart et son maître très heureux ensemble

Just a big thank you on behalf of my bestfriend!

The artist formerly known as Bouffy, now goes by Banjo and lives a good life of bellyrubs and lap naps! He'd like to extend thanks...

the arrival of Cooper

I was surprised to day by the arrival of my new grand-dog, Cooper, a rescue dog, who, at 4 months, has already had 3 previous owners. ...

Ellie Bellie

Woof woof! I’m Ellie, the dog formerly known as Shannon. The humans in the house tell me I’m treated like a princess and...

Brooklyn’s 1 year anniversary

We can’t believe it’s been a whole year since we adopted Brooklyn from Animatch. She has been a great addition to our family...

Marley

It is with profound and unbearable sadness that I share the fact that we unexpectedly had to say goodbye to our wonderful little Marley today....

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