Animatch Blog

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!

Win this handmade quilt!

Sunday November 30, 2014

Win this beautiful handmade Canadiens quilt (70 x 90).  Show your Montreal colours and support Animatch.  Tickets are only $5 and are available at all Animatch meet & greets, through Animatch...

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Christmukah Success

Thursday November 20, 2014

Thank you to all our Animatch Supporters who attended Christmukah this year and made this event a huge success.  We appreciate your patience as we know many of you...

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The wise sterilize

Friday November 14, 2014

Welcome to our world, little ones.  These six pups of unknown origin have found their way to Animatch.  The future adoptees were abandoned in a box in a...

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2015 Calendars

Tuesday October 28, 2014

Animatch 2015 Calendars are now available!  Our gorgeous full colour calendars are only $10 and can be purchased at the following retailers:  Mon Ami, Kirkland; Clinique Vétérinaire LaSalle;...

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It’s a family affair….

Sunday September 28, 2014

If you've ever wondered who takes the gorgeous photos of our Animatch Adoptees ... that would be Gary Houghton.  At least once, but more often twice, a week you'll find...

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First Meet & Greet hosted by Nature Pet Centre, Pointe-Claire

Thursday September 4, 2014

Animatch's first Meet & Greet was held on Thursday, September 4th, at Nature Pet Centre in Pointe-Claire.  The owners and staff were very gracious hosts and Animatch plans on...

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2015 Calendar Fundraiser

Tuesday August 26, 2014

Animatch is very excited to announce a new initiative, an auction to have your dog featured on the front cover of the 2015 calendar!  Have you always wanted a photo...

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Sports Raffle

Tuesday August 26, 2014

Sports fans, we have the raffle for you!!  A pair of tickets for an Al’s game in Montreal (with Al’s jackets and caps), a pair of tickets...

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Hudson leads the way

Friday August 8, 2014

Hudson has lead the way and Animatch hopes that other communities will follow suit.  The municipal council has banned the sale of puppies & kittens in Pet Store. ...

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Why you shouldn’t shave your double-coated dog

Sunday August 3, 2014

Double coated dogs refer to the animals that, like Huskies, have two layers of fur. The first, or undercoat, are the fine, fluffy hairs that are short and crimp (closest...

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An ounce of prevention ....

Wednesday July 30, 2014

When adopting your new best friend from Animatch, your dog will be micro chipped and sporting an Animatch Tag.  Having a microchip is a great safety measure for emergencies...

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Ontario welcomes Quebec Dogs

Tuesday June 24, 2014

Due to the overpopulation here in Quebec, PILOTS N PAWS CANADA, has helped transfer dogs to Toronto Humane Society, such great cooperation,Thank you very much from...

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Walk-a-Thon 2014

Tuesday June 10, 2014

The weather cooperated, the dogs had fun, and a good time was had by all.  Thank you to all who participated.  Without your support, Animatch could not continue...

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Thursday May 1, 2014

Animatch has the chance of winning 5 KURANDA beds – yes, five!  You all know that our dogs really love these beds and we could use more.  We’re not...

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Those darn dog rescues with all of their rules and questions - what gives?

Saturday April 26, 2014

If you have tried to adopt a dog, you know what I'm talking about. Dog Rescues - so many in-depth, personal questions; just to adopt a dog!  For goodness...

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Happy Ending for Andy

Thursday April 17, 2014

Andy (renamed Mary-Lynn after her two rescuers) was out with her family for an off-leash walk in the woods somewhere in Laval, close to boul. Saint-Martin.  Andy, a nervous...

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And the winner is ....

Wednesday April 16, 2014

Congratulations to Alan Greenberg, the winner of the West Jet tickets.  Have a wonderful vacation!  

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Pasta for Pups

Thursday March 6, 2014

Spring is in the air and so is Pasta For Pups.  Please join us at one of our most successful annual fundraisers, Pasta for Pups.  If you are...

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Bark & Brunch

Wednesday January 29, 2014

It's back!!  The event that we all look forward to.  Space is limited and and at only $15 for a fabulous brunch, the event sells out quickly, so reserve...

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Winner of IGA Raffle

Sunday December 22, 2013

The lucky winner of the Animatch grocery raffle is Linda Matta!  The gift certificates will come in handy over the holiday period.  Thanks to everyone who participated. 

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Animatch Fan Mail


Hi Helen and the Animatch team,It's with great sorrow that I report to you that Sylvester (affectionately known as Cat in my house) passed...


Hi everyone Pinch here. I don't want anyone to be jealous but I certainly struck gold. My tummy is full, I gets tons of love,...

Update on Picardie ~ Jack Murphy

It has been almost a month since we have adopted Jack Murphy (previously known as Picardie) and I thought an update was in order. I...

Maurice’s first months

Hello animatch fans, just a quick update and photo from OZ (formerly Maurice). Oz joined our family in March 2013 and has quickly stolen the hearts...

Phil’s Gotcha Day

Phil ( aka Monkey) has been with us for a full year now. He is an active, happy dog that has enriched our lives in so...

Nukka aka woodland pup

Hello Animatch! We hope you and the pups are all doing well, and the adoptions are many! We just wanted to share a recent photo...

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