Canine Adoption Center

Animatch Adoption Fees

Adoption fees are: $450.00 for puppies under 6 months; $425.00 for adult dogs; $325.00 for senior dogs (8 and over).This fee includes: vet exam, sterilization, vaccination, anti-flea treatment, de-worming, blood test for heart worm and Lyme disease, and micro chip.If a dog or puppy is returned within or after the trial period there will be an administration return fee of $50.00.Effective May 1, 2018

The following chart shows the relative costs of adopting a dog through Animatch vs. buying a dog in a pet store. Prices for veterinary procedures are taken from an average of three West Island veterinarians and are based on a dog weighing 20 pounds.

Adoption VS. Purchase

Adoption with Animatch*
Dog Cost
$400.00 to $1,800.00 depending on whether or not the dog comes with papers. Average $1,100.00
$450.00/puppy or $425.00/adult dog. Animatch does pediatric spay/neuters.
$200.00 to $400.00
Average $300.00
Included in adoption fee
$150.00 to $350.00
Average $250.00
Included in adoption fee
$90.00 to $200.00
Average $145.00
Heartworm blood test & Lyme
Included in adoption fee
$50.00 to $90.00
Average $70.00
Included in adoption fee
$20.00 to $40.00
Average $30.00

1All prices quoted were in effect on May 1, 2018.
Please note that adoption fees are subject to change.

$40.00 to $60.00
Average $50.00
Included in adoption fee
Included in adoption fee
$1,645.00 average for a male
$1,695.00 average for a female
$450/puppy or $425.00 per adult dog, male or female.