Spay/Neuter Assistance Program

 

SPAY & NEUTER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP)

The SNAP program is intended to provide Placer County residents with a discount coupon for spay and neuter services for their cats, dogs, and rabbits. Please see the coupon values and criteria below.

For additional resources for low-cost spay and neuter services outside Placer SPCA, click here.


PLACER SPCA SPAY/NEUTER COUPONS

Coupons may be used toward the cost of spay/neuter services at any veterinary clinic that will accept them. Please contact your veterinarian’s office to inquire about coupon use.

Owned Cats & Feral/Free-Roaming Cats

A very limited number of coupons (one per household) are available for Placer County residents 18 years or older. You must provide proof of residency (ex. state driver’s license or California ID) and complete an application to apply for a coupon. If your coupon application is approved, we will mail an endorsed Placer SPCA SNAP coupon which you may take to any veterinary clinic that will accept it.

Please note:

  • The Placer SPCA coupon covers up to $75 for female cats/kittens and $50.00 for male cats/kittens toward the cost of the spay/neuter surgery.
  • Any veterinary fees over and above what is covered by the coupon will be the caretaker’s responsibility.
  • You must receive your coupon prior to making an appointment with any veterinary clinic that will accept it.

Send your completed coupon application or feral coupon application along with proof of residency, that matches the address on your application, to snap@placerspca.org.

Dogs

Pit Bull / Pit Bull Mixes

A very limited number of coupons (one per household) are available for Placer County residents 18 years or older. You must provide proof of residency (ex. state driver’s license or California ID) and complete an application to apply for a coupon. If your coupon application is approved, we will mail an endorsed Placer SPCA SNAP coupon which you may take to any veterinary clinic that will accept it.

Please note:

  • The Placer SPCA coupon covers up to $125 for female dogs/puppies and $100 for male dogs/puppies toward the cost of the spay/neuter surgery.
  • Any veterinary fees over and above what is covered by the coupon will be the caretaker’s responsibility.
  • You must receive your coupon prior to making an appointment with any veterinary clinic that will accept it.

Send your completed coupon application along with proof of residency, that matches the address on your application, to snap@placerspca.org.

All Other Dog Breeds

A very limited number of coupons (one per household) are available for Placer County residents 18 years or older. You must provide proof that you are currently receiving government assistance such as social security, disability, unemployment, food assistance, etc. We also require proof of residency (ex. state driver’s license or California ID) and a completed application to apply for a coupon. If your coupon application is approved, we will mail an endorsed Placer SPCA SNAP coupon which you may take to any veterinary clinic that will accept it.

If you qualify for this program, please note:

  • The Placer SPCA coupon covers up to $125 for female dogs/puppies and $100 for male dogs/puppies toward the cost of the spay/neuter surgery.
  • Any veterinary fees over and above what is covered by the coupon will be the caretaker’s responsibility.
  • You must receive your coupon prior to making an appointment with any veterinary clinic that will accept it.

Send your completed coupon application along with your proof of government assistance and proof of residency, that matches the address on your application, to snap@placerspca.org.

Rabbits

A very limited number of coupons (one per household) are available for Placer County residents 18 years or older. You must provide proof of residency (ex. state driver’s license or California ID) and complete an application to apply for a coupon. If your coupon application is approved, we will mail an endorsed Placer SPCA SNAP coupon which you may take to any veterinary clinic that will accept it.

Please note:

  • The Placer SPCA coupon covers up to $50 for female and male rabbits toward the cost of the spay/neuter surgery.
  • Any veterinary fees over and above what is covered by the coupon will be the caretaker’s responsibility.
  • You must receive your coupon prior to making an appointment with any veterinary clinic that will accept it.

Send your completed coupon application along with proof of residency, that matches the address on your application, to snap@placerspca.org.