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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!

Pasta for Pups

Wednesday April 26, 2017

Thank you to all who came out to Pasta for Pups in support of Animatch.  More than $20,000 was raised which will help immensely in our quest to help homeless...

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The Tick and Lyme Disease

Thursday April 13, 2017

Ixodes scapularis is the tick which transmits Lyme disease. As soon as the ground starts to thaw, the tick climbs on a branch and waits for its next victim. Before...

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Different Ways to Donate

Thursday April 13, 2017

At Animatch, while we will never refuse any and all cash donations (who would?), there are many other ways you can help us help the doggies.  Throughout the year,...

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Youth Volunteer Program

Thursday March 23, 2017

Last year, out of growing interest from young people to get involved with Animatch, the Animatch team started the Youth Volunteer Program. Since the age requirement to be an Animatch...

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Abba’s (now Bambi) Journey

Thursday March 23, 2017

Abba, Handee, Sheba, and Hester are all littermates who were part of the Nordic Paws Project with one thing in common.  They all have some degree of neurological disorders....

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Nordic Paws Project

Saturday March 18, 2017

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry once said that we become forever responsible for what we have tamed. The meaning of his words had always escaped me until the day I chose...

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name that puppy

Friday March 10, 2017

And the winner is ........................ FRIENDS.  The girls will be named PHOEBE, MONICA, RACHEL; the boys ROSS, JOEY, CHANDLER.  Thanks to all who submitted suggestions.  They were great...

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Lucas is missing

Saturday March 4, 2017

Lucas, a 13-year-old, Toy Poodle (part of the Poodle Dozen) who was adopted five months ago has gone missing.  He escaped on Friday, March 3rd at appoximately 10 a.m....

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A paw in the right direction

Thursday February 23, 2017

The safety of residents and the welfare of animals at the heart of the regulationAt the municipal council meeting held on February 7, 2017, a notice of motion was given to...

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Woof, woof ... please clean up

Thursday February 23, 2017

Spring is in the air!  So is the smell of dog poop!  Best time of the year is right around the corner.  A gorgeous time of the...

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He can’t be in pain, he’s not complaining!

Thursday February 23, 2017

Like all of us, dogs feel pain. But they often suffer without us noticing. They are better at tolerating pain than we are and are a lot less emotional about...

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Bark & Brunch 2017

Monday February 20, 2017

Thanks to all who attended the Bark & Brunch.  Once again you support helped Animatch to raise over $4,600 which in turn will allow us to assist many more dogs....

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Happily ever after

Thursday February 9, 2017

Animatch has always offered a two-week “trial period” for want of a better term and we will continue to do so.  This is not a “test drive” but a ...

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It takes a village to rescue a dog ...

Saturday January 28, 2017

January 23rd was a life-changing day for three senior dogs who otherwise faced a grim future.  Charley (female), PeeWee, and Boris came to us from the SPA – Beauce-Etchemin. ...

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Rescued is our favorite breed

Saturday January 14, 2017

Salon des Amimaux a Laval which hosts yearly exhibitions for pet lovers has taken an important step – even a baby step is welcomed – in providing an alternative to “buying” a...

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Volunteers Needed!

Saturday January 7, 2017

Are you looking to give back this year?  Do you love animals and have some time to offer?  Animatch is recruiting new volunteers with all types of...

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Last Chance for 2017 Calendars

Monday December 19, 2016

If you're still looking for that last minute stocking stuffer or the perfect little hostess gift for an animal lover, pick up your 2017 Animatch calendar while they last.  ...

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Don’t Shop! Always Adopt

Tuesday November 22, 2016

With Christmas and the holidays around the corner, please remember that dogs are a life time commitment.  Please don't shop, always adopt.

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Hey baby, it’s cold out there ...

Tuesday November 22, 2016

This past summer Animatch had two very unlikely adoptees -- Beacon and Hamlet, the Potbelly Pig brothers.  We were more than pleased when Virginie Forest and Alain Bonneau, owners...

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Treasures from the Cayman Islands

Friday October 7, 2016

Glimmering water, sugar-white sand, unspoiled beaches, palm trees and a calm, peaceful vibe – The Cayman Islands.  Sounds great!  What is perceived as a paradise for travellers is not...

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From the Animatch Blog

Pasta for Pups

Wednesday April 26, 2017

The Tick and Lyme Disease

Thursday April 13, 2017

Different Ways to Donate

Thursday April 13, 2017

Animatch Fan Mail

4 years ago today

Hi folks.We adopted Buckley july 26th 2010. It's been a great 4 years. He is still a puppy at 71/2 years old. Still not found of cats. ...

News from Sophie

Sophie is one of the Schnauzer puppies born at Animatch in March 2003. I wanted a good agility dog, and boy did I pick the right...

HAPPY NEW YEAR.

Happy New Year to all my furbuddies. What a year this has been for me.. If I had to tell you all I experienced since...

Stewart

Stewart naked

Léa & Dali

Juste un mot pour vous donner des nouvelles de Léa et Dali que nous avons adoptées il y a déjà 2 ans et...

Bailey - A.K.A Mercury - Mama Cass’ puppies

Here's an update from one of Mama Cass' puppies - Bailey (a.k.a. Mercury). He celebrated his 1 year birthday at the end of May. ...

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