As an animal rescue professional, I frequently receive calls from individuals who ask me to take in litters of puppies and kittens. When questioned,they say they put off getting their pets spayed and neutered because of the cost of surgery. By the time they call me the pets have often had one or more litters.
To help pet owners find lower cost options , I have compiled this up-to-date list of lower cost spay/neuter options available to Kansas City area pet owners.
I advise that all pets be altered by 4 months of age to prevent “accidental” litters. Pets just out of infancy can come into “season” and become pregnant.
Spay and Neuter is not only good for population control , but altering your pets can be benefical to their future health. The spaying and neutering of pets can also reduce the incidence of hormone related diseases, such as mammaary and prostrate cancers in pets.
If you have pets that have not yet been “fixed”- consider calling today to make an appointment at one of these clinics. Please be prepared to answer questions about your finances. Some, not all, of the clinics may require proof of financial need.
In contacting these clinics and organizations be mindful that they are often very busy with volunteers anawering the phones. You may need to leave a message and wait for a call-back.
- Angel Vet Express
1519 State Route C
Savannah, Missouri 64485
Angels Vet Express is a low cost clinic located in rural Savannah, MO. They offer general veterinary services as well as prescription dog and cat food and lower cost medications.
- Humane Society of Greater Kansas City
5445 Parallel Parkway
(55th and Parallel Parkway)
Kansas City , KS 66104
The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City provides low-cost spay/neuter services and preventive veterinary care.
- Great Plains SPCA
5428 Antioch Drive
(913) 831-SPCA (7722)
Great Plains SPCA offers “high-quality low cost spay and neuter”. They also provide feral cat services. Additionally their Wellness clinic offers reasonably priced veterinary services.
- Low Cost Spay & Neuter
300 SW Noel
Lee’s Summit, Missouri 64063
Low cost Spay and Neuter offers services to the public for cats and dogs at reduced prices. Vaccines and heartworm tests are also available
- NAWS Spay & Neuter Clinic
3400 NW Vivion Road
Northland Animal Welfare Society’s (NAWS) Spay and Neuter clinic does spays, neuters and vaccinations, with lower cost options for those who meet financial guidelines. NAWS supports TNR (Trap-Neuter-Release) through their feral cat program.
- Paws, Inc
PO Box 16664
Raytown, MO 64133
PAWS, Inc – People for Animal Welfare Society – is not a clinic but offers discount vouchers for cat and dog owners to take to their regular veterinarians. Vouchers are accepted by many area animal clinics. Please ask your vet if they participate in the PAWS program
- Spay and Neuter Kansas City
5835 Troost Ave.
Kansas City, Missouri 64110
Spay and Neuter Kansas City offers low cost spay and neuter surgeries to the public. They also do vaccinations and micro-chipping. Their community outreach team does off site clinics several times a year.
- STOPP Animal Clinic
10109 E 63rd St
Raytown, MO 64133
Low cost spay, neuter and vaccination clinics call for prices, days and times.
NOTE: Other non-profit humane organizations may do “outreach” and offer neighborhood spay/neuter clinics as well as low cost or vaccination events. Some veterinarians may offer special vaccination clinic days.
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