All low-income residents of Santa Fe City and County qualify for free spay/neuter for their animal companions! Please call our clinic at 505-474-6422 to book an appointment or for more information.

Our south-side clinic, 2570 Camino Entrada, offers low-cost vaccinations for companion animals Tuesday afternoons from 1 to 4 p.m., Fridays from 8 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m., and Saturdays from 2 to 5 p.m. The walk-in clinics require no appointment and are first come, first served.

The Spay/Neuter & Wellness Clinic at 2570-B Camino Entrada (next to Outback Steakhouse) offers a low-cost spay/neuter program to help ensure fewer unwanted puppies and kittens and to help the overall health of the animals.

Directions to the Clinic

For more information or to schedule an appointment call 505-474-6422.

Hours of Operation

Spay/Neuter Clinic, 2570 Camino Entrada: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) by appointment only.

Vaccinations and Vaccination Clinics, 2570 Camino Entrada: Low-cost vaccination clinics are Friday mornings from 8 to 11:30 a.m. and Tuesday and Friday afternoons from 1 to 4 p.m. and Saturday afternoons from 2 to 5 p.m. No appointments are necessary for vaccinations.

Community Cat Care (Gatos de Santa Fe): Free spaying/neutering for community or feral cats under our Trap-Neuter-Return program daily during spay/neuter days (call for tentative appointments). Humane traps are available for loan with a $50 fully refundable deposit).

Pricing & Forms

To schedule an appointment or for more information on our specials or regular pricing, owners may call the Santa Fe Animal Shelter Spay/Neuter & Wellness Clinic at 505-474-6422. The clinic is located on the city’s south side, 2570 Camino Entrada.

Regular spay/neuter prices are as follows:

Costs for domesticated rabbits are $75 for females and $50 for males. Rabbits must be at least 6 months of age before surgery.

Costs for cats are $40 for males and $60 for females.

Costs for dogs are $110 to $150 based on weight and gender.

For income-qualified clients (households making less than $40,000 annually and/or receiving public assistance), spay/neuter prices are as follows. Clinic staff will verify income and/or public assistance.

Costs for domesticated rabbits are $60 for females and $40 for males. Rabbits must be at least 6 months of age before surgery.

Costs for cats are $30 for males and $40 for females.

Costs for dogs are $65 to $90 based on weight and gender.

Additional fees apply for pregnant/in-heat animals and for female dogs over 100 pounds.

Coming in for surgery at the Wellness Clinic? Print and download the following two forms:

1. Surgical Consent Form -or- Consentimiento de la Cirugía (Español)

2. Patient Health Information

Other Clinic Services

Vaccinations and Vaccination Clinics: Low-cost vaccination clinics at the south-side clinic are Friday mornings from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and Friday afternoons from 1 to 4 p.m. and Saturdays from 2 to 5 p.m. No appointments necessary for vaccinations.

Coming in for vaccinations? Please print and fill out the form before you come: Wellness Medical Form

Most vaccinations are $15 each.

Available for dogs: 
Rabies 
DA2PPV (distemper, parvo) Bordetella (kennel cough): $15

Injectable Bordetlla: $20

Heartworm test and consultation: $45

Heartworm Preventative and Flea/Tick Products: prices vary

Heartguard Heartworm Preventative: prices vary

Available for cats: 
Rabies 
FVRCP (feline distemper)
: $20

FeLV (feline leukemia): $20

Feline Leukemia/FIV Test: $20

Feline Leukemia/FIV/HWT triple test for cats: $27

Found Animals Microchip: $10 (includes registration)

To make an appointment or for more information, please call 474-6422.

Mobile clinics

For more information about mobile clinics in your area, please call 505-983-2755. The clinics are for appointment-only surgeries and you must call ahead to reserve a spot.

Compassion Services: Euthanasia and Cremation

The Santa Fe Animal Shelter also offers euthanasia and cremation services at the Clare Eddy Thaw Animal Hospital on our Shelter Campus. (Please call 505-983-2755 to schedule an appointment.)

Owner Present Euthanasia: $60

Owner Requested Euthanasia: $50

Communal Cremations (no cremains returned to owner): Under 25 pounds: $50
; 26-75 pounds: $70
, 76-125 pounds: $70, 
126-175 lbs: $85 
over 175 lbs: $85 plus $.50/lb over 175

Private Cremations (only the owner’s pet’s cremains returned in a tin urn): 
Exotics: $50; 
Under 25 pounds, $100; 26 to 75 pounds: $130; 76 to 125 pounds, $190.

If you choose to pick up your animal’s remains, they will be available within one week.

If you do not wish to have your companion animal cremated, we will respectfully handle the body for a $30 fee.