Spay/Neuter Clinics

Access Affordable Services for Santa Cruz County Residents (and other areas).


Santa Cruz Animal Shelter’s PLANNED Pethood Spay and Neuter Program

This program provides access to high quality, low-cost spay/neuter services for dogs, cats and rabbits. This is accessible to all Santa Cruz County resident pets, regardless of household income. Please click the link above for more details about this program.


FOWAS Low Cost Spay/Neuter Program

Friends of the Watsonville Animal Shelter offers this program to low-income residents from ANY COUNTY. Certificates are used at one of the local participating veterinarians and proof of income must be supplied.  Please click the link above for more details about this program.

SNIP Mobile Spay and Neuter

SNIP is a traveling program that visits many cities offering low-cost spay/neuter. Follow their Facebook and/or Instagram pages for the most up-to-date information in their clinic dates.

Shelter Location

2601 Chanticleer Ave.

Santa Cruz, CA 95065

(P) 831-465-5000 (F) 831-479-8530


Hours of Operation

Mon & Tues - CLOSED

Animal Browsing Wed to Sun 11am - 5pm

*PET FOOD PANTRY - Sundays 1:00pm - 3:00pm

The Santa Cruz SPCA is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the welfare of animals. We receive no government funding, and depend solely on financial support from our friends. Our organization is not affiliated with any other SPCA or Humane Society.

Tax ID: 94-6171565

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