Spay and Neuter Resources

Low-Cost Spay and Neuter Programs in San Jose and Silicon Valley

San Jose Animal Care Center

Residents of: San Jose, Cupertino, Los Gatos, Milpitas, Saratoga
Location: San Jose Animal Care Center, 2750 Monterey Road, San Jose, CA 95111-3120

Services for pet cats, feral cats, and pet dogs (chihuahuas/chihuahua mix only). Two options for feral cats:

  •  “Feral Freedom” program — free to residents of above cities. Feral cats can be surrendered every day 7am-9pm, no appt. needed.
  • Regular Spay Neuter Program — $25 if you want to pick up and return the cat yourself (no appt. needed, drop off 8:00AM to 8:30AM – Tues., Wed. and Thurs).

Information and fees for low-cost spay/neuter of pet cats and pet dogs

Silicon Valley Animal Control Authority

Residents of: Santa Clara, Campbell, Monte Sereno, Mountain View
Location: SVACA, 3370 Thomas Road,Santa Clara, CA 95054

Services for pet cats, feral cats, and pet dogs. Feral Freedom TNR program – Feral cats can be surrendered Tues-Thurs 8am-5pm, no appt. needed. Cost: free to residents of above cities. Information and fees for low-cost spay/neuter of pet cats and pet dogs

 

Humane Society Silicon Valley

Residents of: Anywhere (Feral Cat spay/neuter: FREE for Santa Clara County residents, $50 for residents of other counties)
Location: 901 Ames Avenue, Milpitas, CA 95035

Contact information: 408-262-2133 ext. 108 or by email: medicalcenter@hssv.org
Services for pet cats, feral cats, dogs, and rabbits. Appointments needed. Program information and fees

Santa Clara County (via Local Veterinarians)

Residents of: Santa Clara County
All services are provided by participating local veterinarians. See complete list below or click here.

Pricing and pre-surgery requirements vary by vet, so call in advance for more information and to make an appointment.

Feral Cats:

  • Spay/neuter surgery plus rabies and FVRCP vaccinations.
  • The cat’s ear will be notched for easy identification as one already “fixed.”
  • The cost is $10 for residents of unincorporated Santa Clara County and the cities of Gilroy, Sunnyvale or Mountain View. The cost to all other County residents is $25
  •  Cats must be feral (not friendly) and must be brought to the veterinary clinics in a humane trap.

Pet Cats:

  • Spay/neuter surgery plus rabies and FVRCP vaccinations.
  • The cost for all County residents is the veterinary clinic’s regular price less $30.
  • Cats must be brought to the veterinary clinic in a secure carrier.

Pet Dogs:

We currently have 13 veterinary clinics participating in the program. They are:

  • San Jose Animal Hospital (previously Akal)
    940 Berryessa Road
    San Jose, CA 95133-1056
    408-453-2524 Please call for an appointment.
  • The Animal Clinic
    45 Cronin Drive
    Santa Clara, CA 95051
    408-241-8200
    Please call for an appointment.
    * Note: Not currently participating in Large Breed Type Dogs
  • Animal Medical Center
    1820 Hillsdale Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95124
    408-267-7387 Please call for an appointment.
  • Animal Medical Clinic
    1405 N. Milpitas Blvd.
    Milpitas, CA 95035
    408-262-7190 Please call for an appointment.
  • Bay Cities Animal Hospital
    16 Corning Avenue
    Milpitas, CA 95035
    408-262-2518 Please call for an appointment.
  • Bloom Plaza Animal Hospital
    5647 Snell Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95123
    408-972-2000
    Please call for an appointment.
  • Dr. Bath’s second location is at:
    Alum Rock Animal Hospital
    2810m Rock Avenue, San Jose, CA 95127
    408-258-2735
  • Canyon Creek Pet Hospital (Aikan Pet Hospital)
    5617 Silver Creek Valley Road
    San Jose, CA 95138
    408-270-7500 Please call for an appointment.
  • Humane Society Silicon Valley
    901 Ames Avenue
    Milpitas, CA 95035
    (408) 262-2133
    Note: In addition to the Santa Clara County Low Cost Spay/Neuter Program the Humane Society Silicon Valley participates in various other low cost spay/neuter programs. Please contact the Humane Society Silicon Valley at (408) 262-2133, ext. 108 for Santa Clara County Low Cost Spay/Neuter Program availability, restrictions may apply. Humane Society spay/neuter services are by appointment only.
  • Silicon Valley Animal Control Authority
    3370 Thomas Road
    Santa Clara, CA 95054
    (408) 764-0344 Please call for an appointment.
  • Reed Animal Hospital
    1657 Bascom Ave.
    Campbell, CA 95008
    (408) 369-1788 Please call for an appointment.
  • Saint Francis of Assisi
    12000 Murphy Avenue
    San Martin, CA 95046
    (408) 683-0866 Please call for an appointment.