Spay-Neuter Assistance Program (SNAP)

**Please be advised that this program is currently waitlisted.  All completed applications will be placed on our waitlist.**
If you have any questions, please contact Stacy Murphy, RVT at or 519-745-5615 x235
The Kitchener-Waterloo Humane Society provides spay/neuter surgeries for pets in low income households.
Pet owners pre-register for the procedure, pre pay, and bring their pet to the shelter early in the morning on the day of the surgery. Pets are ready to be picked up mid-afternoon and return home.

Financial eligibility:

Number of people in the household
Eligible income for program
1 – 2 people
Under $30,000
3 – 4 people
Under $45,000
5+ people
Under $50,000
Cat Neuter – $75.00
Cat Spay – $100.00
Dog Neuter – $175.00
Dog Spay – $200.00
The above costs include a microchip, pain medication, and an e-collar (cone).
** Please add $25.00 for undescended testicle(s) or an umbilical hernia.
Cats – FVRCPC + Rabies     $15.00
Dogs – DA2PPV + Rabies    $15.00


Please note that this service is intended for those currently living in Kitchener-Waterloo and the surrounding townships.  For those living outside Kitchener-Waterloo, please contact your local Humane Society or SPCA for information regarding low-cost options within your community.