The Atlantic County Animal Shelter serves as an animal control shelter. Members of the public are invited to come and adopt a pet.
240 Old Turnpike Road
New Jersey
United States
+1 (609) 485 2345 +1 (609) 484 0767

Department of Human Services

Division of Public Health

Atlantic County Animal Shelter

NJ Low Cost Spay/Neuter Programs

You may be eligible to have your pet spayed or neutered at a discounted price at one of the participating veterinary hospitals.

Spay or Neuter your adopted dog or cat for $20.00 if you:

  • Are a New Jersey resident
  • Adopted your pet from an eligible licensed NJ shelter; municipal, county, or regional pound; NJ holding or impoundment facility that contracts with NJ municipalities; or a non-profit NJ animal adoption referral agency
  • licensed the dog in your municipality (licensing for cats is not required).

Spay or Neuter your dog or cat for $10.00 if your receive any of the following*:

  • Food Stamps
  • Medicaid
  • General Public Assistance
  • Rental Assistance
  • Aid to Families with Dependent Children
  • Lifeline Utility Credit
  • Tenants Lifeline Assistance
  • Supplemental Security Income
  • Pharmaceutical Assistance to Aged & Disabled
  • *Show the vet your ID card

Additional Important Program Information

Pet TipsWhy Spay or Neuter Your Pet?

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