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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!

Fundraiser for Enzo

Tuesday October 13, 2020

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Animatch 2021 Calendar

Friday October 2, 2020

Don't miss out on your 2021 Animatch calendar.  They have lots of great coupons and are available at numerous retailers.  At only $10 each (cash only plesae) they are...

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If you can’t give me forever … then I’m not your dog

Friday September 25, 2020

This week was a sad one for Helen and her crew of Volunteers.  We said “goodbye” to Maia, The Yorkie girl in the photo.  Maia, arrived...

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Fall activities to do with your dog

Monday September 21, 2020

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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Watching from above….

Saturday September 19, 2020

Laurie McKay’s life journey ended a few months ago but her family and friends continue to honour her.  Knowing her remarkable love and respect for all four-legged...

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2021 Animatch Calendars

Wednesday September 16, 2020

Back by popular demand, the Animatch calendar!  It's filled with gorgeous photos and money saving coupons.  At only $10 each they make a great little gift and stocking...

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Virtual Craft Fair

Thursday September 3, 2020

With social distancing and other face to face measures in place to protect us all from Covid-19, non-profit organizations have been presented with challenges relating to fund raising events. ...

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Keep those bottles and cans coming ....

Monday July 27, 2020

**Update on our Bottle & Can Fundraiser** Thank you to everyone who has donated, to date we have raised $4500!! Also, a reminder that our Bottle & Can Drive continues. ...

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How old is your dog?

Monday July 20, 2020

New equation shows how to calculate its age in human years Dogs age very quickly during their first five years and much more slowly later on, scientists found.A long...

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The pandemic puppy

Thursday July 2, 2020

Animatch and many rescues report that they are running out of dogs for adoption.  Part of the reason that there are less dogs available is the fact that people...

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More on those pandemic puppies ....

Monday June 22, 2020

Good things come to those who wait. Sadly, patience is a quality that is extremely lacking these days. All too many families decide they want a dog on Monday and...

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How to prepare your dog (and yourself) for your inevitable return to normal routine

Tuesday June 16, 2020

Many people have adopted a new dog during this crisis. Many shelters are worried about what will happen once life returns to “normal”. Some fear an influx of...

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Gone too soon

Saturday June 6, 2020

In the early morning hours of June 5th, the world lost a generous, kind, and loving person -- Laurie McKay.  She fought valiantly but sadly she succumbed to cancer...

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Trying something new

Sunday May 31, 2020

For those of you who aren’t aware, in Ontario we can return empty wine and liquor bottles for .20 cents each. This will be an ongoing way to help...

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We are open

Saturday May 23, 2020

Although we’ve had to cancel our June meet & greet dates, our retail supporters, Mon Ami (Kirkland), Global Pitou Minou Pointe Claire and Global Pierrefonds remain open and...

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“Your New Rescue”

Wednesday May 13, 2020

Miranda Wimbush-Bourque is a past contributor to our Animatch Blog and although she recently moved to Nova Scotia, she has stayed in touch.  Miranda who founded Mindful Canine, which...

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Thank you, West Jet

Monday May 11, 2020

Animatch is eternally grateful to West Jet for their generous donation of the Gift of Flight.  Our recent raffle was won by Evelyn Leslie and raised a whopping $7,430 for...

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Animatch loses a great supporter ....

Friday April 24, 2020

Animatch recently lost one of our biggest supporters, after a courageous battle with cancer.  Stewart Trapid was an animal lover, who generously donated his time and showed his big-heartedness...

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Pandemic spurs people to adopt

Thursday April 16, 2020

Animatch made front page news in the Montreal Gazette (April 16th).  Take a look on Helen's take on the recent influx of applications. https://montrealgazette.com/opinion...

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From the Animatch Blog

Fundraiser for Enzo

Tuesday October 13, 2020

Animatch 2021 Calendar

Friday October 2, 2020

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