Income Guidelines & Pricing for Spay/Neuter

The Prevent Homeless Pets (PHP) clinic in Benton City, WA is open to qualified low income families, and to caretakers of stray and feral cats (Stray/feral caretakers do not need to meet the income guidelines).  PAWS provides transportation to the clinic several times a month from Pendleton and Hermiston.

Income Guidelines

PHP Spay/Neuter clinic uses the current WIC income guidelines OR you are eligible if you receive any state/federal services such as food stamps or TANF.

Income at or below income listed BEFORE TAXES

Household SizeWeekly incomeBi-weekly incomeMonthly incomeAnnual income
1$454$908$1,968$23,606
26141,2282,65831,894
37731,5463,34940,182
49331,8664,04048,470
51,0922,1844,73056,758
61,2512,5025,42165,046
71,4112,8226,11273,334
81,5703,1406,80281,622
Each Additional:+160+320+691+8,288

Clinic Cost

CATS:

Female pet cat:  $50.00 (includes combo vaccine and transport) plus $10 for rabies ($60 total with rabies)
Male pet cat:  $40.00 (includes combo vaccine and transport) plus $10 for rabies ($50 total with rabies)
FERAL (Wild) cat, in carrier or trap:  $35.00 (includes all shots and transport).  Feral cats will get ear tipped.
STRAY (unowned tame) cats may be done at feral rates and ear tipped or as pets at full rate.

DOGS:

Male or Female under 25 pounds:  $60.00 PLUS $10 for Rabies and $5 for combo shot if needed. ($75.00 total)
Male or Female 25-49 pounds: $75.00 PLUS $10 for Rabies and $5 for combo shot if needed. ($90.00 total)
Male or Female 50-69 pounds: $85.00 PLUS $10 for Rabies and $5 for combo shot if needed. ($100.00 total)
Male or Female 70-90 pounds: $95.00 PLUS $10 for Rabies and $5 for combo shot if needed. ($110.00 total)