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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!

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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Toxon has been found

Sunday September 24, 2017

Toxon, who went missing on July 18th, was caught to day thanks to the hard work and dedication of a group of people who just never gave up.  Sherri...

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A Word from Dr. Plasse

Tuesday September 12, 2017

Last week, I unfortunately had to confirm the death of a Great Dane. While on vacation in  St-Michel-des-Saints, his owner did not recognize the signs quickly enough and it...

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Bringing your new dog home

Saturday August 5, 2017

Congratulations, you’ve just adopted a dog.  Now you must give him time to adopt you! Imagine that you have been transplanted from being a roaming dog in...

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Who Are You Calling Lazy?

Wednesday July 26, 2017

Originally published in The Suburban Written by Judie Amyot We all get a little lazy during the heat of summer but there are some dogs that aren’t...

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Sunburn and your Dog

Wednesday July 26, 2017

CAN DOGS GET SUNBURNED?If you’re planning beach trips and outdoor activities with your dogs this summer, make sure to protect them from the harsh UV rays of the...

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Water Safety Tips for Your Pets

Wednesday July 26, 2017

Summer is always a fun season for spending lots of time outside in the sun! Even more so when you can spend it with your favourite furry friend.Keeping your...

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Share the Doggy Love

Wednesday July 26, 2017

Here are some extra ways that you can help Animatch:Do you have a difficult time thinking of what you’d like for your birthday? Maybe you’d like to...

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Fireworks and Your Dog

Wednesday July 26, 2017

“The roaring explosions and bright lights of fireworks can be upsetting to your pet and even lead to harm. Fireworks can cause animals to panic, putting both pets and people...

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How to Make a First-Aid Kit For Your Dog

Tuesday July 4, 2017

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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A Word from Dr. Plasse - Epilepsy

Tuesday July 4, 2017

Epilepsy is a potentially deadly neurological condition fairly common in dogs. The first episode usually occurs between the ages of 1 and 3. Unfortunately, this is a lifelong disease and almost all...

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Driving Dangers

Thursday June 22, 2017

Dogs love to go for car rides. For many dogs, their favorite words are "bye-bye". I've seen dogs jump, prance, smile and bark with delight at the thought of a...

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From the Animatch Blog

Howling for You

Thursday October 19, 2017

Don’t just be sorry ... do something

Thursday October 12, 2017

A Word from Dr. Plasse - Microchips

Wednesday October 11, 2017

Animatch Fan Mail

Pinch just checking in

Hello Animatch friends;                 I hope you remember me, this...

Bosco’s 5th year anniversary

Bosco has been with me for 5 years today. He's about 10 years old. I'm not 100% sure of his actual age but it doesn't really matter. Thanks...

First Christmas!

Thanks Animatch - our first Christmas was cozy! We caught Ellie with her head in the gift bag with her present a few times when...

Stewart adopted in march 2014 - R.I.P. Feb. 2004 - Aug.12-2017

Son maître Neven m'a demandé de vous informer que, samedi dernier, le beau petit Stewart a dû être euthanasié pour cause de diabète...

Charlie (formerly Chicklet) is 1 year old !!

Charlie has just turned 1 year old !! He’s a big boy now. How do you like his long, hippy dippy hairdo? In this pic, he...

happy family—and extended family

It all started in 2012 when we adopted our black lab Cassius (formerly pictor)...fast forward 4 years to the summer of 2016; many, walks, kisses, cuddles and...

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