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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!

2019 Calendar

Sunday January 14, 2018

Animatch is pleased to annouce it's 2019 calendar.  Up for grabs are eight featured months and the cover shot.  Gary Houghton, our incredibly talented photographer, will have his camera...

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Animatch gets applications .... lots of applications

Saturday January 6, 2018

In 2017, Animatch received over 4,000 applications.  It was busy year with more than 400 dogs adopted.  If you do the math, that leaves more than 3,600 disappointed potential adopters who were...

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Animatch Gift Certificates

Thursday December 21, 2017

Do you have a hard to buy for person on your holiday list that has absolutely eveything?  We have the perfect solution, our Animatch Gift Certificates, a win win...

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Tips to keep your dog safe during the Holiday season.

Tuesday December 12, 2017

The holiday season is a time for giving. Of course, you’ll want to include your beloved dog in the celebrations.Whether you are trying to decide on the perfect...

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6 Winter Exercises for Your Dog

Tuesday December 12, 2017

Yes, it’s cold outside, and the number of daylight hours is short, but your dog does not hibernate, and it’s important that your dog get daily exercise. Vital...

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Happy Holidays from Animatch!  Don’t shop, please adopt

Sunday December 10, 2017

With the holiday season around the corner, please remember, don't shop, adopt.  Happy Holidays and all the best for the New Year from Animatch.

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Another happy ending

Sunday December 3, 2017

Maxwell is loving life right now!  This 9-year-old, Yorkie, arrived at Animatch from SPA – La Beauce-Etchemin.  Raglan Mine transports their employees from Northern Quebec to Dorval on a...

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Overview of Canine Obesity

Tuesday November 28, 2017

Obesity is defined as the excessive accumulation of body fat. Between 25 and 40 percent of dogs are considered obese or are likely to become obese. It is the most common nutrition-related...

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12 Things You Should Do To Prepare Your Dog For The Cold Winter Months

Tuesday November 28, 2017

This winter, make sure your pup is prepared for the inclement conditions, whether going outside to play or just for a short walk.It’s good to keep in mind...

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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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From the Animatch Blog

Animatch Fan Mail

RADAR OVER 7YRS ADOPTED

Here is Radar whom I adopted many years ago. He is still doing strong and is always up for a game of throw the stuffies.......

Hershey, Heinz and Bianca always together

What a great group! Our 3 animatch adoptees just love hanging out together. Our latest addition and only girl in the gang, little Bianca, (that's her...

Captain

Captain became part of our family on March 28, 2014. His new sister Daisy and him are best buds. Thank you to everyone at Ani Match for...

Ozzie and Buster

The boys love country living in st paul ile aux noix. Brothers in arms they rule the roost. PS the boys would like to thank...

Daisy/formerly Dora

Hi Animatch buddies, it’s me, Daisy (I was Dora) it’s been four years since I adopted my furever family and left Animatch for...

Lester

Hi folks at Animatch,I would like to thank you and my beloved foster mom Kat so much for taking care of me and the...

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