Low Cost Spay / Neuter
In 2009 we began a year-long low cost spay and neuter program for pets whose owners live in Duplin County and have a financial need. In the last 4 years, thanks to our participating veterinarians, we have helped alter over 1464 pets.
Prevent a litter - it's good for you.
- Better, more affectionate, companions
- Males less likely to spray and mark territory
- Eliminates female heat cycle.
Prevent a litter - it's good for your pet
- Lives a longer, healthier life
- less likely to roam and fight
- Reduces the incidence of prostate cancer
- Eliminates the possibility of uterine or ovarian cancer
Prevent a litter – It's good for the community
- Communities spend millions of dollars to control and eliminate unwanted animals.
- Animal shelters are overburdened with unwanted animals.
- Less lucky animals are dumped in the community.
- Owner and pet must live in Duplin County
- Up to two pets per family/household per year (our year starts July 1st and ends June 30th of the next calendar year). Subject to the availability of funds.
- Current Rabies vaccination (NC Law)
- Some Restrictions and extra fees may apply
- $50 per pet / $25 for male cat for routine surgery
- When approved, you must schedule and complete the procedure within the 60 day expiration date.