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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!

Are You Guilty of These Common Dog Mistakes?

Tuesday October 24, 2017

Most dog owners are great. But sometimes even the best pet parents make common dog mistakes.Most of the time, the people involved are well-intentioned, but misinformed. Many of the...

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Preserving Those Pearly Whites

Tuesday October 24, 2017

Originiall published in The Suburban, written by Judie Amyot We all love our pets and do everything we can to ensure they remain healthy and well cared for. Annual...

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Howling for You

Thursday October 19, 2017

East of Sunday, along with a number of other local artists, performed a benefit concert at l'Hemisphere Gauche to raise funds for Animatch.  The event was a huge success,...

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Don’t just be sorry ... do something

Thursday October 12, 2017

“The sad reality of  ****** people that let dogs go stray.... thank goodness, some animal controls care and turn to rescues for the animal’s well being and another chance. ...

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A Word from Dr. Plasse - Microchips

Wednesday October 11, 2017

One microchip, one cat, two owners and a new friendship!A stray cat was brought to us a few weeks ago. The situation was all too familiar to Rebecca, our...

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Does Crunchy Dog Food Prevent Dental Disease in Dogs?

Wednesday October 11, 2017

Written by: Dr. Patricia KhulyPublished originally on Petplace.com Does feeding dry food or crunchy food to your dog make a difference in his teeth or prevent...

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Come and party for Animatch

Thursday October 5, 2017

Fundraiser:   Howlin’ for YouWhen:             Friday, October 6th, from 3:00 p.m. until …… the early hours of October 7th Where:  ...

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And baby makes three (or four or five)

Sunday October 1, 2017

Because Animatch sees so many dogs who arrive on our doorstep because a new baby is on the scene, we feel that this is an area where couples might require...

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5 Tips for Urban Living With Your Pet

Wednesday September 27, 2017

The allure of the big city can be hard to resist.Millennials are repopulating urban areas in records numbers, causing growth in U.S. cities to exceed growth in suburbs...

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The New 2018 Calendars Are Now Available!

Wednesday September 27, 2017

 The calendars will be available at the following locations:Mon Ami - Kirkland Pitou Minou - Pointe Claire Timberlea Vet - Kirkland Pitou Minou - Pierrefonds Doggy Café -...

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And they keep on coming

Tuesday September 26, 2017

“One person's top breeder is another person's puppy mill. There is a line, however, that when crossed, pretty much defines a breeder as <commercial>....

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Toxon has been found

Sunday September 24, 2017

Toxon, who went missing on July 18th, was caught to day thanks to the hard work and dedication of a group of people who just never gave up.  Sherri...

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A Word from Dr. Plasse

Tuesday September 12, 2017

Last week, I unfortunately had to confirm the death of a Great Dane. While on vacation in  St-Michel-des-Saints, his owner did not recognize the signs quickly enough and it...

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Bringing your new dog home

Saturday August 5, 2017

Congratulations, you’ve just adopted a dog.  Now you must give him time to adopt you! Imagine that you have been transplanted from being a roaming dog in...

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Who Are You Calling Lazy?

Wednesday July 26, 2017

Originally published in The Suburban Written by Judie Amyot We all get a little lazy during the heat of summer but there are some dogs that aren’t...

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Sunburn and your Dog

Wednesday July 26, 2017

CAN DOGS GET SUNBURNED?If you’re planning beach trips and outdoor activities with your dogs this summer, make sure to protect them from the harsh UV rays of the...

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Water Safety Tips for Your Pets

Wednesday July 26, 2017

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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Share the Doggy Love

Wednesday July 26, 2017

Here are some extra ways that you can help Animatch:Do you have a difficult time thinking of what you’d like for your birthday? Maybe you’d like to...

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Fireworks and Your Dog

Wednesday July 26, 2017

“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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How to Make a First-Aid Kit For Your Dog

Tuesday July 4, 2017

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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From the Animatch Blog

Preserving Those Pearly Whites

Tuesday October 24, 2017

Howling for You

Thursday October 19, 2017

Animatch Fan Mail

Update on Balko - More than a year since his adoption

It feels like we've had little Balko forever, he is so much an intregal part of our little family. He so much enjoyed being with...

Bosco’s 5th year anniversary

Bosco has been with me for 5 years today. He's about 10 years old. I'm not 100% sure of his actual age but it doesn't really matter. Thanks...

Suzie Q’s birthday

Hi there, I am Suzie Q previously known as Roxie before I was adopted at 4 years old in February 2015. I was just getting over having...

Gracie’s Birthday

Gracie is now two years old, and the change from the rambunctious devil of a puppy to the sweet, cuddly teddy bear she is now...

Update on Maika

Here's our adorable Maika. This is our second winter with her and we love her more than ever. Couldn't ask for a more loving, sweet...

News from Kuudjuk

Hello, it’s me, Kuudjuk, I am one of Wilda’s pups and easily recognizable as the best looking dog in the pictures. I am...

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