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Free Companion Cat Spay/Neuter Vouchers

“I want to thank you for your help spaying my beloved companion. I love her and hope to have her for many years.” — Alicia, Belen NM

Who We Help

If you have a cat permanently in your care as your lifelong companion pet and need financial help to get him or her fixed, we may be able to help. 

Application Process

Simply call us to fill out a brief telephone application — and if it’s approved — we’ll mail you a voucher for a free spay or neuter at any of our participating vet clinics.

Note: Since this program is household-based, we ask that the head of household call to complete the application.  This would be the primary adult in the home who is the named tenant on the lease or the property owner in the county records.

During the telephone application, we’ll ask for your address and phone number, the names of all adults living at your physical address and their basic income information.  We’ll also ask questions about all the cats or kittens in your care regardless of whether they are already fixed or not.

If you don’t receive a voucher within one week from when you apply, call us to find out why.  This could happen for a variety of reasons — it could be lost in the mail or returned to us from the post office for a better address.  We could have run into a question or concern that may require you to provide additional information before we can approve it.  Or, we may not have approved the application — if that’s the case, we’ll explain why when you follow up.  During 2019, we approved over 1,500 applications.

Directions for using the vouchers are printed on them.  Please read and follow them completely.

Covered Services

Our vouchers cover the following services.  You will not be charged a co‐pay or be required to pay for any additional work to use the voucher (but if you authorize anything more, you will be charged for the additional services).

Other Veterinary Care

Some (not all) clinics may also include a free FVRCP vaccination, microchip, and/or treatment for visible parasite at time of surgery.  If your cat needs treatment for a minor medical condition while at the clinic, we may be able to help with the treatment cost per the guidelines of our Veterinary Care Program.

Voucher Exclusions

Our vouchers may be declined by a clinic:

Caregiver Eligibility

Cat Eligibility


Households are limited to a maximum of 4 vouchers (including both Spay/Neuter and Veterinary Care) over a 5-year period with no more than two Spay/Neuter vouchers over a 12-month period. Caregiver and Clinic use of our vouchers is governed by these guidelines, which are subject to change without notice.  Our liability is solely limited to the payment for the work as provided on the current clinic registration sheets.

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