Animatch Adoptees

The Adoption Option: Let's make it the first option.

By adopting from Animatch, you will be helping to rescue another dog, by making space at our Centre for another homeless dog. If we have no space, the future of some dogs is pretty bleak. By adopting rather than buying, you will reduce the demand that drives the commercial breeders (puppy mills) of puppies. The Adoption Option: Let's make it the first option.

Vader

A Male Lab-x presently Available For Adoption

UPDATE – MARCH 2016:  Vader is still recuperating and our Animatch Vet, Dr. Plasse, is hoping to remove the metal plate in his leg and change it for a titanium one in the…

More About Vader

Poochi

A Male Shipoo (Shih Tzu x Poodle) presently Available For Adoption

UPDATE – APRIL:  Poochi here and I’m just checking in to let everyone know that I’m still on the lookout for a furever home.  I've experienced lots of…

More About Poochi

Beebop

A Female Lab-x presently On Trial

Beebop here and let me tell you.... black is beautiful!  For some reason, I am told that black dogs are often the last to be chosen; I don’t think that will be true in my…

More About Beebop

Elliot

A Male Schnauzer-x presently Available For Adoption

My name is Elliot and this is my story.  I was adopted just over a year ago and recently returned -- just too much dog.  Be warned if you hang on to my leash I’ll take…

More About Elliot

Zack

A Male German Shepherd-x presently Available For Adoption

Zack is my name and I am a fine-looking, two-year Shepherd-X.   I was given up over a year ago because my family was moving out of the country and could not take me along. …

More About Zack

Kovy

A Male Yorkshire Terrier-x presently Available For Adoption

Kovy is a 6-year-old, Yorkie mix, who needs an experienced guardian.  Sadly, he was surrendered because he would snap at the children in his family.  Everyone agreed that…

More About Kovy

Bouffy

A Male Chihuahua-x presently Available For Adoption

Bouffy is a Chihuahua mix who was given up because he didn’t get along with the other dog in the house.  Another little guy with a Napoleon complex.  In fact, he rose…

More About Bouffy

Picardie

A Male Lab-x presently Available For Adoption

Picardie was one of several pups in a litter born in December 2014.  He was adopted at 8 weeks old and was recently returned.  Sadly one of the reasons heard over and over…

More About Picardie

Tuckster

A Male Husky-x presently Available For Adoption

Tuckster’s my name and I am from the far north.  Thanks to the Nordic Paws Project, hopefully I will soon be on my way to my first home.  Rumour has it that for the…

More About Tuckster

Odie

A Male Labrador Retriever presently Available For Adoption

Hey, Odie here and I am a super-size Lab-x.  I weigh 99 lbs. and I am very strong and powerful.   In fact, you could say that I’m a real hunk! I’m always…

More About Odie

Wilma

A Female Lab x Husky presently Available For Adoption

Wilma is one of the Northern Dogs who is at Animatch thanks to the Nordic Paws Project.  Wilma did not arrive alone – her three puppies, Yabba, Dabba, and Doo, were right…

More About Wilma

Maeby

A Female Chihuahua x Beagle presently Available For Adoption

Meet Maeby, a four-year-old, Chihuahua x Beagle, who finds herself in need of a home because she could not accept the new baby in her home.  Maeby was very unsure and skittish…

More About Maeby

Abba

A Female Husky-x presently Available For Adoption

Abba is my name and how cute am I?  Thanks to the Nordic Paws Project, I will soon have a home to call  my own. It was very important that they get me out as they felt that…

More About Abba

Tit-Bout

A Male Miniature Pincher-x presently Available For Adoption

Have you been looking for love in all the wrong places?  Well, come and meet me and some of my fellow adoptees at Bailey Blu on Saturday (May14th).  I promise that you won't…

More About Tit-Bout

Tila

A Female Husky-x presently Available For Adoption

Tila is a good-natured Husky mix who just wants to be part of a loving family.  Another dog who spent her first year in the North.  She is one of many who have been given…

More About Tila

Bonzo

A Male English Bulldog presently Available For Adoption

Meet Bonzo, a four-year-old, English Bulldog, who arrived with his best pal, Miss Maggie.  The family’s child had severe allergies and had to make the difficult decision…

More About Bonzo

Lootah

A Female Husky-x presently Available For Adoption

Lootah is a stunning, brown, Husky-x, who was part of the Nordic Paws Project; her next stop will be her furever home.    This friendly dog has never met a stranger and…

More About Lootah

Jia Jia

A Female Shih Tzu x Cockapoo presently Available For Adoption

My name is Jia Jia and I am a little reserved when you first meet me – and understandably so.  You see after 9 years with my family, they could not keep me because one of…

More About Jia Jia

Jax

A Male Yorkshire Terrier-x presently Available For Adoption

Jax is a cute Yorkshire terrier mix who was given up along with three other dogs because his family simply had too many.  He is three years old and lacks training and socialization. …

More About Jax

Nova

A Female Husky-x presently Available For Adoption

Nova is an affectionate, one-year-old Husky mix who is ready to be a member of a family with an active lifestyle.  Nova and her BFF, Xena, are new arrivals from a remote community…

More About Nova

Hero

A Male Weimaraner presently Available For Adoption

I filled in an application ... will I get a call?  You might, but it is possible that you won’t.  First and foremost Animatch respects the time you've taken to fill…

More About Hero

Iggy

A Male Schnauzer-x presently On Trial

This handsome dude loves attention and is eager to please.  Iggy was given up along with a few other dogs because the family simply had too many dogs.  Because he lives with…

More About Iggy

Ficelle

A Female Poodle presently On Trial

I’m free at last!  Ficelle here and my life so far has revolved around producing puppies.  That’s all about to change.  First on the agenda is sterilization…

More About Ficelle

Tonto

A Male Pug presently Available For Adoption

Tonto here and I’m looking for "kemosabe".  In case you are too young to be a “Lone Ranger” fan  .... it means I’m in search of my “trusted friend”. …

More About Tonto

Toubi

A Male Miniature Schnauzer presently On Trial

It’s Senior’s Month at Animatch.  My name is Toubi and I am an 11-year-old Miniature Schnauzer who is a proud member of the Grey Muzzle Society.  I arrived at…

More About Toubi

Skittles

A Female Shih Tzu presently Available For Adoption

Hundreds of dogs come through the Animatch doors every year and for the most part they are given up for the same old reasons:  no time, new baby, moving, too much dog.  However,…

More About Skittles

Loafer

A Male Shih Tzu presently Available For Adoption

My name is Loafer and I arrived at Animatch with my best pal, Skittles.  May is Seniors Month at Animatch so if you are looking for a couple of mature dogs, here we are. …

More About Loafer

Rickey

A Male Jack Russell Terrier-x presently Available For Adoption

Are you looking for a dog who is feisty, funny, loyal, smart and all wrapped into a conveniently-sized,  package?  Are you looking for a dog that will keep you and your family…

More About Rickey

Briar

A Female Griffon-x presently Available For Adoption

Hey, Briar here and they don’t come better than me.  I will make an impression as soon as you lay eyes on me.  I’m about one year old and I’m a stunningly…

More About Briar

Carla

A Female Pomeranian presently On Trial

My name is Carla and I am just so-ooooo happy!  Can you tell by my face; I am just beaming with my new found freedom?  I am about to experience life as a family pet and I…

More About Carla

Capri

A Female Yorkshire Terrier presently Available For Adoption

Capri here and I am one of several commercial breeding dogs who recently found freedom.  I am a four-year-old, very petite, Yorkshire Terrier.   Any time spent in my…

More About Capri

Kelly

A Female Pug presently Available For Adoption

A very wise person once said, “Pugs are like peanuts, you can’t have just one!”  If having two dogs is your ultimate goal, adopting two that are already bonded…

More About Kelly

Keller

A Male Pug presently Available For Adoption

Everyone knows a dog is a man's best friend, but a dog can be a dog's best friend, too.   That is definitely the case with Keller and Kelly – best friends and…

More About Keller

Hashtag

A Male Shih Tzu presently Available For Adoption

My name is Hashtag and I am starting to discover what life outside the cage is all about.  Yup, I was released from a commercial breeding facility and I couldn’t be happier. …

More About Hashtag

Rashell

A Female Shih Tzu presently Available For Adoption

Rashell is a docile Shih Tzu who has spent most of her life having puppies.  At the moment she is putting one paw in front of the other ... brighter days are ahead.  Rashell…

More About Rashell

Zuchee

A Female Maltese presently On Trial

Whoever said “laughter is the best medicine” understood that it’s good for the soul and helps ease sadness and neglect.  I’m looking for a human who can…

More About Zuchee

Zeppelin

A Male Labernes presently On Trial

Zeppelin is my name and I am proud to say that I am a Mutt.  Not just any Mutt, I’m unique and one-of-a-kind.  There is a strong possibility that I have some Bernese…

More About Zeppelin

Gypsy

A Female Schnauzer-x presently Available For Adoption

It’s tough for a dog to be homeless at any time in their life but it’s even tougher when the dog is injured and in severe pain.  Gypsy was brought to Animatch by the…

More About Gypsy

Mya

A Female Jack Russell Terrier presently Available For Adoption

Hi, the name is Mya and truth be told, I am an amazing senior dog.  My family had to find a new home for me because a family member developed allergies and as a result  they…

More About Mya

From the Animatch Blog

Pasta for Pups

Sunday May 15, 2016

Animatch Fan Mail

Animatch dogs

Hi I love this web... I hope all the dogs have loved family's and are safe!I love you!

Rough Housing

Kai is the clear winner of their latest rough-housing game. Paws in the air for Kody means ``Ok, ok, you win ``

Our Duke

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for our Dukie. For the past 11 years, he has been a loving, kind and compassionate...

Lexus

Would it be cruel to put my 15 1/2 - year-old Lexus in diapers? I am not sure how long I can keep up with cleaning carpets,...

Merlin’s Log, July 27th the year 2013 - AKA NOMAD

It's been two weeks since I left on my new mission. My thoughts are with my crew back at Lori Headquarters, I am sure they...

Update from Zoey (formerly Shiraz)

Hi Helen and Animatch friends,It's been about 4.5 years since I saw Shiraz (now Zoey, suits her much better) on your web site and decided...

Thanks to our sponsors

  • Spector & Co.
  • Mon Ami
  • La Queue Leu Leu
  • ScoopyDooDoo
  • PetSecure
  • One Leg Up
  • Toilettage Plus chez Heidi
  • Danawares