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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!

How to Minimize Your Dog’s Time Alone

Friday November 15, 2019

Following are a few ways you can avoid leaving your dog alone for too long. It can be hard to make this work, but if you dig deep and get...

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How Long is Too Long to Leave A Dog Home Alone?

Friday November 15, 2019

How much isolation a dog can and should endure are two different things. How much time does your dog spend home alone? Is your dog experiencing isolation distress? We know...

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Santa Paws and Craft Fair

Wednesday October 16, 2019

Don't miss our annual Santa Paws and craft fair being held November 16th at Pointe Claire Plaza.  What a great opportunity to have the perfect Christmas photo/cards...

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Thank You Home2Suites by Hilton Montreal Dorval

Monday September 30, 2019

We are so thankful to our partner, Home2Suites by Hilton Montreal Dorval for their support.  Not only do they provide Animatch with towels and linens for our centre,...

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The leaves are changing color…

Monday September 30, 2019

The leaves are changing colors and the weather is getting cooler. Fall is here! It’s time to get outside and enjoy nature’s beauty, and who better...

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Personalized Ornaments

Tuesday September 24, 2019

Are you looking for a unique ornament for yourself or to give as a gift?  We have the perfect idea for you.  Order your personalized ornament now (available...

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Want to relax?

Friday September 13, 2019

Olegem and her co-workers – Madre, Suzy, Sadie, Coolah, Odin, Jordan, Sooki, Murphy and Tequila – seemed like they were born to do this job.  They spent a few...

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2020 Calendars are now available!

Tuesday September 10, 2019

Our beautiful (and very useful) 2020 calendars are now available.  They make a lovely gift or stocking stuffer.  You can pick up your copy for only $10 at the following...

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Thank you, Petz Café

Saturday September 7, 2019

Many thanks to the City of Beaconsfield for hosting the Annual Beaconsfield Pet Fair.  Animatch had an amazing day with a huge turnout of interested guardians and received many...

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Welcome Olegem and friends from Villalobos Rescue Centre

Friday September 6, 2019

Olegem and her buddies, Roddy, Madre, Suzy and Jennings will be arriving at the Animatch Centre shortly and we are very proud to enter this partnership with Villalobos Rescue Centre....

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Purebred or Marvellous Mix?

Friday August 30, 2019

Written by: Judie AmyotOriginally published in The SuburbanDuring my eleven years as an Animatch volunteer, I have met many different people at our meet and greets who have...

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2020 Calendars are available!

Wednesday August 28, 2019

Our beautiful (and very useful) 2020 calendars are now available.  You can pick up your copy for only $10 at the following locations:Hopital Veterinaire LaSalle, Global Pitou Minou Pointe Claire,...

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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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From the Animatch Blog

Santa Paws and Craft Fair

Wednesday October 16, 2019

Animatch Fan Mail

Skylar

Here is another picture of skylar with her sister shadow formally funny. They get along so well and shadow is showing her how to trust...

So many years of love

Maggie came into our lives 10 years ago and we have been loving her everyday since we went to pick her up. She is getting older...

Lilly, the therapy dog

Hello Animatch friends! Even when Lilly was a bit skittish and just getting used to the world, I noticed how she was drawn to children...

Keno sleeping in tub!  Again!

Hi Helen, Here is Keno sleeping in the bathtub again! He is doing well. It will be three years on December 6th that he adopted...

Chester (AKA TiPou)

I adopted Chester in April 2018. He's about 8 now and is the sweetest little guy, but very fragile and has lots of skin issues due partly...

Abbey, former member of the Cheese Gang

Here’s our Abbey, former member of the now infamous Cheese Gang. As you can see Abbey has learned to enjoy the finer things in...

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