The following organizations offer free or low-cost spay/neuter services. The requirements for assistance vary, so please review the requirements for each individually. These businesses/programs were compiled as a courtesy and are neither endorsed, nor guaranteed, by the Animal Rescue Foundation.
There are several searchable databases designed to find low-cost spay/neuter programs in your community:
Local Spay/Neuter Clinics
The following spay/neuter clinics operate primarily within the San Francisco Bay Area:
BADRAP Pit Bull Spay/Neuter Request Form
- Spay and neuter clinic in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.
- Offer a limited number of free and pay-what-you-can spay/neuter surgeries to dogs identified as pit bulls.
Contra Costa Humane Society Spay/Neuter Assistance Program (SNAP)
- Financial assistance to low-income residents of Contra Costa County toward the spaying and neutering of companion cats and dogs.
East Bay SPCA Spay/Neuter Services
- Spay and neuter clinics in Dublin, CA and Oakland, CA.
- Low income services for individuals facing financial hardship.
- Popular Pup Program offers 25% off spay/neuter for select breeds.
PetFix by Friends of Oakland Animal Services
- Spay and neuter clinic in Oakland, CA.
- Services limited to dogs and cats of Oakland residents and free-roaming Oakland community cats.