So far, as of July 2015, we have helped our community spay or
neuter
over 2,000 dogs and cats greatly reducing the need for
unnecessary euthanasia due to there not being enough
homes for these pets born unwanted.

No need to bring your pet, just yourself and the required
paperwork to determine your eligibility.

MUST BE A RESIDENT OF CHURCHILL COUNTY/FALLON   
A current Churchill County photo id is required.  A receipt
for property taxes or a utility bill will not be accepted.

MUST HAVE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING CARDS:
  •    MEDICAID
  •    A CHILD ENROLLED IN THE NV CHECK UP   
  PROGRAM
  •      A QUEST CARD FOR FOOD STAMPS (STATE OF
  NEVADA ISSUED)
  •    A VA CARD with DISABILITIES STATED ON VA ID
 CARD
  •    COPY OF SIGNED 2014 1040 TAX RETURN    
 SUBMITTED TO THE IRS WITH ADJUSTED GROSS
 INCOME OF $30,000 OR LESS.

CAPS STAFF WILL CALL AND MAKE THE APPOINTMENT
AT THE CHOSEN VET
– APPOINTMENTS MADE BY
INDIVIDUALS ARE NOT COVERED BY THIS PROGRAM.  
THE ONLY TIME AN APPOINTMENT CAN BE CHANGED IS
IF THE DESIGNATED VETERINARIAN DEEMS IT
NECESSARY.

THIS PROGRAM IS FOR FAMILY PETS ONLY!  PERSON(S)
TRYING TO PLACE DOGS AND/OR CATS ARE NOT
ELIGIBLE FOR THIS PROGRAM. BREEDERS & HOARDERS
ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR ASSISTANCE THROUGH THIS
PROGRAM. DOGS OR CATS ADOPTED FROM SHELTERS
OR RESCUES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR THIS PROGRAM .

IF YOU HAVE PARTICIPATED IN ANY OF THE PAST LOW
INCOME SPAY/NEUTER ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS (SNAPS,
GRANTS, AND/OR MADDIES FUND) AND REACHED THE
SIX (6) PET LIMIT YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO
PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROGRAM.

THE PROGRAM IS LIMITED TO A TOTAL OF SIX (6) PETS
(DOGS AND/OR CATS) PER FAMILY. A FAMILY IS LIMITED
TO ONLY ONE (1) PET PER MONTH UNTIL THE SIX (6)
PET LIMIT IS REACHED.  FEMALES ARE TO BE DONE
FIRST.

CRYPTORIC MALES ARE NOT COVERED (TESTICLES
HAVE NOT DROPPED). FEMALES CAN NOT BE
PREGNANT IF THEY ARE AT TIME OF SPAYING THE
OWNER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ADDITIONAL
CHARGES.   SNAPS ONLY COVERS THE COST OF A
REGULAR SPAY OR NEUTER OF A CAT OR DOG.

THE PETS MUST BE AT LEAST FOUR (4) MONTHS OF
AGE.

FEMALE DOGS CAN’T BE IN HEAT.

FEMALES MUST HAVE WEANED THEIR PUPPIES OR
KITTENS FOR AT LEAST THREE (3) WEEKS BEFORE
BEING SPAYED. WE WILL NOT CALL AND MAKE AN
APPOINTMENT IN ADVANCE.

ANY PERSON REQUESTING THE ASSISTANCE MUST BE
THE PERSON THAT CALLS AND COMES INTO THE
SHELTER TO FILL OUT THE FORMS.

CO-PAYS  - CASH ONLY EXACT CHANGE - FOR THE
SURGERIES ARE PAYABLE AT THE TIME THE FORMS ARE
COMPLETED AND THE VETERINARY APPOINTMENT IS
MADE. CO-PAYS ARE NOT REFUNDABLE.

IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE OWNER OF THE PET
TO HAVE THE DOG OR CAT AT THE VETERINARY CLINIC
THE MORNING OF THE SURGERY BY THE DESIGNATED
TIME.
LOW INCOME SPAY/NEUTER PROGRAM
CAPS
5894 Pasture Road
PO Box 5128
Fallon, NV  89407
775-423-7500
caps@cccomm.net