CARE Spay/Neuter Assistance
Our mission is to reduce pet overpopulation by providing low-cost spay and neuter services to our community.
Upcoming Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Clinics:
Saturday, August 2nd - Cabot Animal Shelter
Cabot residents only
Saturday, August 16th - Little Rock Animal Village
Little Rock city residents only
More dates will be announced soon!
Make An Appointment!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or Call (501) 680-SPAY (7729)
CARE Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinics:
Spay/Neuter surgery, $25 per animal (dogs & cats) for low-income individuals and families, by appointment ONLY.
Low-income qualifications include annual individual income of less than $17,200, annual family income of less than $25,000 (proof: pay stub, tax return, etc. is required), or receiving government assistance (proof: SNAP benefits, Social Security, etc. is required).
Residency Requirements: Little Rock and Cabot Clinics are for residents within those city limits ONLY. If you reside outside the city limits, please call the Spay and Neuter Clinics listed below.
Pets must be at least 4 months old. Dogs may not exceed 60 pounds.
If the pet is not currently vaccinated against rabies, this vaccination and a license will be given free of charge.
Annual vaccinations and microchipping are available for an additional charge.
Space is limited! Telephone 501-680-SPAY (501-680-7729) to be placed on the waiting list for the next clinic. Please make sure to leave your phone number!
Volunteer your time with CARE's spay/neuter clinics! If you are interested, please telephone 501-680-SPAY (591-680-7729) or email email@example.com
CARE Spay/Neuter Vouchers:
CARE also offers a discounted spay/neuter voucher for persons who need financial assistance for spay/neuter services, BUT do not meet the financial qualifications for the Low-Cost Clinic.
Voucher clients pay $25-$60, depending on what they can afford, and CARE covers the remaining cost.
Vouchers can used at designated veterinary clinics, and appointments are scheduled by CARE.
For more information, please telephone 501-603-2273.
Central Arkansas Spay/Neuter Information & Resources:
Arkansans for Animals, Inc.. - a non profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the welfare of animals. Operates "OPERATION S.a.V.E. ("Sterilization and Vaccination Effort"), a full-time, low-cost spay/neuter clinic located in Little Rock, AR, as well as a mobile animal surgical unit. Telephone: 501-455-5400
Cabot Animal Control- municipal animal shelter (2951 South 1st Street, Cabot). Hosts a low-cost spay/neuter clinic every Tuesday at the shelter. The shelter veterinarian, Dr. Karen Pallone of Pallone Veterinary Hospital, performs the surgeries. No income or residency restrictions required. Telephone: 501-843-2021
Companions Spay & Neuter Clinic - a full-time, low-cost spay and neuter clinic whose services are open to the general public; financial assistance offered (located in Springhill/Greenbrier, AR). Telephone: 501-679-7900
Feline Rescue & Rehome (FURR) - spay/neuter clinic for cats only (located in Little Rock, AR). Telephone: 501-661-0956
Humane Society of Saline County - holds frequent low-cost spay/neuter clinics and drive-thru shot clinics (located in Bauxite, AR). Telephone: 501-557-5518
Out of the Woods Animal Rescue - SNIP (Spay/Neuter Program) - a reduced cost program for people who are having financial difficulty but want to spay or neuter their pets.
NATIONAL Spay/Neuter Information & Resources:
ASPCA/USA Directory - offers spay/neuter database for organizations in the United States offering low-cost surgery; source for overpopulation statistics, and toll-free number for low-cost spay/neuter referrals.
Alley Cat Allies - trap-neuter-and-release ("TNR") information for feral cat colonies.
Humane Alliance - nationally recognized nonprofit organization that focuses on high-volume, high-quality, low-cost companion animal sterilization (Asheville, NC).
"Why You Should Spay or Neuter Your Pet" (Oct. 17, 2011)
"Myths and Facts About Spaying and Neutering" (Oct. 13, 2009)