What is the Hillsborough County Dog and Cat Spay/Neuter Program?
The program allows low-income residents to get their pets fixed for a co-pay of $10. It includes a spay or neuter surgery, registration tag and rabies vaccine. To use this program, you must be a Hillsborough County resident and must either be:
A) getting benefits from one of the following and able to show proof, (such as a benefit card or letter):
- Food stamps
- Supplemental Security Income
- WIC (Women, Infants & Children)
- Section 8 Housing
- TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)
- Hillsborough HealthCare Plan; OR
B) low-income, as defined by the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines put together by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Your income cannot be higher than 185% of the poverty level.
If you aren’t sure if you qualify, please call Hillsborough County Animal Services for more information, 813.744.5660, or visit their website.
If you don’t qualify for a County Voucher, our Animal Health Center offers low-cost spaying and neutering to the public. Find Out More!