Pets In Need’s medical operation is accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association, a distinction given to fewer than 15% of veterinary clinics in the U.S. Our medical department, under the direction of Charlotte Rubin, DVM, has performed over 5,000 spay/neuter procedures at our shelter and on our mobile surgical van.
If you are interested in having your dog or cat spayed or neutered, please contact Pets In Need at your earliest convenience. We allocate 100 public surgeries per month and the slots fill quickly. If you would like to make an appointment to have your pet spayed or neutered, call us at (650) 367-1405, email us at email@example.com or fill out the appointment request form below.
Female Dogs (surgery pricing based on weight)
|Under 25 lbs.||$85|
Male Dogs (surgery pricing based on weight)
|Under 50 lbs.||$60|
Additional Medical Services – Dogs
|DAPP Vaccine||Bordetella Vaccine||Microchip||Rabies Vaccination|
Additional Medical Services – Cats
|FVRCP Vaccine||FELV/FIV Combo Test||Microchip||Rabies vaccination|
Surgery appointments are available most Tuesdays and Thursdays (occasionally Friday appointments are available). Space fills up fast! There is a $50 deposit per animal required to book your appointment. Rabies vaccination required for an extra $15 unless current proof of rabies vaccination is provided.
Drop off time is at 8am the day of the appointment and pickup time is 4pm the same day. NOTE: If your animal is not picked up by 5pm the day of surgery, we will keep your animal overnight and charge you a $75 boarding fee.
*There is a $50 deposit per animal required to schedule an appointment. Remaining balance must be paid the day of surgery.
*Rabies vaccination ($15 the day of surgery) unless current proof of rabies vaccination is provided prior to day of surgery.
* No known health problems
* Maximum weight for female dogs is 50 lbs
* Maximum weight for male dogs is 100 lbs
* Maximum age for dogs is 7 years old for small breeds; 6 years old for large breeds.
* Maximum age for cats is 7 years old
* Minimum age for cats and dogs is 12 weeks old
There is a $50 deposit per animal required when booking a spay/neuter appointment. The remaining balance must be paid when the animal is dropped off the day of surgery. The deposit will only be refunded if you call and cancel your appointment with at least 48 hours’ notice. If you fail to call and cancel/reschedule within 48 hours and you do not show up for your appointment, the deposit will not be refunded.
Pets In Need is offering the following medical services to our spay/neuter clients on the day of their scheduled surgery.
- DAPP vaccine (Distemper, Adenovirus, Parainfluenza and Parvovirus) = $15
- Bordetella vaccine (Kennel cough) = $15
- Rabies vaccine = $15
- FVRCP vaccine (Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus, Pan leukopenia) = $15
- Rabies vaccine = $15
- FELV/FIV combo test (Feline leukemia/Immunodeficiency virus) = $30
Microchip = $25
If you would like to take advantage of any of these additional medical services when you bring your pet in, please inform the Pets In Need staff member at the time you schedule your pet’s spay/neuter appointment.
Adult dogs/cats (6 months or older)
- No food after 10:00 pm the night prior to surgery
- Water through the night is okay, but should be taken away by 6am the day of surgery
Kittens/Puppies (Under 6 months)
- No need to restrict food or water for kittens and puppies under 6 months
Fill out the form by clicking on the link above. You will get a response within a few days to book your appointment date and provide the $50 refundable deposit.
Pets In Need is committed to providing spay/neuter services to pets of California residents. We use our mobile surgical van to provide free spay and neuter procedures and low-cost clinics where the problem of animal homelessness is high. We partner with other organizations and rescue agencies to help promote our services and perform the procedures. Contact our Medical Department at (650) 367-1405 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to see when and where our next mobile van surgical clinic will be held.
We are an AAHA-accredited veterinary hospital. That means we hold ourselves to a higher standard. Pets are our passion. And keeping them healthy is our #1 priority. Here, we strive to deliver excellent care for pets. Because your pets deserve nothing less.
Learn more about AAHA accreditation and why our accreditation is important to you and your pet. Visit aaha.org/petowner.