Adoption Fees

Animatch Adoption Fees for 2017

Adoption fees are: 400.00$. (Seniors 8yrs + is 300.00$) This fee includes: vet exam, sterilization, vaccination, anti-flea treatment, de-worming, blood test for heart worm and Lyme disease, and micro chip.

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

  Purchase1 Adoption with Animatch1
Dog cost $400.00 to $1,800.00 depending on whether or not the dog comes with papers
Average $1,100.00
$400.00 (plus a $100.00 refundable spay/neuter deposit if adopting a puppy. Money is refunded after the surgery is performed). In general we usually do pediatric spay/neuters.
Spaying $200.00 to $400.00
Average $300.00
Included in adoption fee
Neutering $150.00 to $350.00
Average $250.00
Included in adoption fee
Vaccinations $90.00 to $200.00
Average $145.00
Included in adoption fee
Heartworm blood test & Lyme $50.00 to $90.00
Average $70.00
Not included in adoption fee
De-worming

$20.00 to $40.00
Average $30.00

Included in adoption fee
Microchip $40.00 to $60.00
A verage $50.00
Included in adoption fee
TOTAL $1,645.00 average for a male
$1,695.00 average for a female
$400.00 per dog, male or female.
Please note that our price includes a 15 day trial period during which the adoption fee is fully refundable.

1All prices quoted were in effect on March 2011.
Please note that adoption fees are subject to change.

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