Low-Cost Spay and Neuter Program

Low-Cost Spay and Neuter Program

Elk Grove Animal Services offers high quality, low-cost spay and neuter surgeries to dogs and cats of Elk Grove residents. The program is available to all residents, with an additional 40% discount offered to seniors (65+) and income-restricted residents who participate in the Energy Assistance Program Rate (EAPR) by SMUD. A copy of a current utility bill with your name and address must be provided to receive the discount.

Who Can Participate?

  • Pets and owners must reside in Elk Grove. 
  • Dogs and cats must be at least three months old and weigh at least three pounds. 
  • Pets six (6) years and older must provide a pre-surgical bloodwork report taken within 45 days of your scheduled appointment. This bloodwork must be obtained through your regular veterinarian and must be brought with you to your appointment for our veterinarian to review and determine your pet’s fitness for surgery.


Below are the prices and fees for our services. Please note that additional services are only available with a surgical appointment. When you schedule an appointment, you will receive an estimate for the services. Please note that dog surgical prices are based on weight, please be sure to select your pet’s weight range from the list of services to obtain an accurate estimate. Additional fees may apply based on findings during surgery (i.e., cryptorchid, pregnant or in heat).

Post-operative pain medication and an e-collar are included for every pet in the cost of the surgery. 

Elk Grove Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Fee Schedule

Dog Fee 40% Discount Fee for income-restricted participants & seniors 
Dog under 20 lbs  $125  $75 
Dog 21 – 39 lbs  $150  $90 
Dog 40 – 79 lbs  $200  $120 
Dog 80 – 99 lbs  $220  $132 
Dog 100 – 119 lbs  $240  $144 
Dog 120 – 139 lbs  $300  $180 
Cat Fee 40% Discount Fee for income-restricted participants & seniors 
Cat spay  $75   $45 
Cat neuter  $65  $39 
  Fee 40% Discount Fee for income-restricted participants & seniors 
Cryptorchid, additional fee (up to two testicles)  $30  $30 
Pregnant or in heat, additional fee  $20  $20 

Additional Services

Dog Services Fee
Distemper vaccine (DA2PP or DHPP)  $15 
Rabies vaccine  $10 
Bordatella Vaccine  $15 
Heartworm Test  $20 
30-day Flea Treatment (Revolution) $25 
Microchip  $0
Cat Services Fee
Feline Distemper Vaccine (FVRCP)   $15
Rabies Vaccine  $10 
FIV/FeLV Combo Test  $25
30-day Flea Treatment (Revolution)  $25
Microchip  $0


How to Request an Appointment

Appointments are offered every Wednesday. If you cannot find an appointment, please check back later, as appointments are offered on a rolling basis up to three months in advance.

Book Appointment

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Services are offered in the veterinary clinic at Elk Grove Animal Shelter. We are located at:
9150 Union Park Way 
Elk Grove, CA 95624 

(916) 687-3047 
Use the Veterinary Clinic entrance

Need a Re-Check?

If your pet experiences any complications after their surgery please call (916) 687-3047 to schedule a free re-check appointment. There may be a small charge if your pet requires an additional prescription. 

If your pet experiences an after-hours emergency (after 5p.m. or on the weekend), please contact your regular emergency veterinarian. 

VCA Bradshaw Animal Hospital

9609 Bradshaw Rd 
Elk Grove, CA 95624
(916) 685-2494

VCA Mueller Pet Medical Center

7625 Freeport Blvd 
Sacramento, CA 95832 

(916) 428-9202 

Vista Veterinary Specialists

7425 Greenhaven Dr 
Sacramento, CA 95831 

(916) 231-4445 

VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center

9801 Old Winery Pl 
Sacramento, CA 95827

(916) 362-3111

All Creatures Veterinary Emergency Clinic-Folsom

2210 E Bidwell St 
Folsom, CA 95630 

(916) 984-8387