Essex County Spay/Neuter

Essex county-area

Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society
The Cat Mobile

63 Elm St
Salisbury, MA 01952
(978) 465-1940
The Catmobile is a mobile spay/neuter program providing low cost spay/neuter, rabies vaccine, and nail trim package for owned cats – $120 for female cats; $80 for male. The two Catmobiles serve over 30 different towns each month across Norfolk, Middlesex, Worcester and Essex Counties. You can book an appointment online 24/7 at or by phone at 978-465-1940. This program is run by the Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society which also offers Sunday Spay/Neuter Clinics for feral and un-owned cats in partnership with the MSPCA in Methuen; these cats are brought in by volunteer trappers and are treated and returned to the colony where they were trapped.
Methuen MSPCA Animal Shelter
400 Broadway, Box 455
Methuen, MA  01844
(978) 687-7453
Dog Program: The Methuen MSPCA offers $75 spay/neuter for dog owners in Lawrence, Methuen, Lowell and Haverhill. Pit Bulls are spayed/neutered for $50. Methuen offers free spay/neuter to Pit Bulls in Methuen, Lawrence, Haverhill and Lowell. Cat Program: $10 spay/neuter available for cats in Methuen, Haverhill, Lowell and Lawrence. Methuen offers free spay/neuter for stray or feral cats in Lawrence and surrounding areas. Rabbit Program: $75 spay/neuter for rabbits in Methuen, Haverhill, Lowell and Lawrence. Assistance may be offered to residents with clear financial need outside of these three towns. Visit their website to learn more about all three programs or visit the Noble Family Adoption Center of the MSPCA at Nevins Farm to apply.
Animal Rescue Merrimack Valley
PO Box 8006
Bradford, MA 01835-8006
(978) 374-7233
Animal Rescue of Merrimack Valley (ARMV) holds No Excuse Monday Spay/Neuter Clinics:  bi-weekly low-cost spay/neuter clinics.
 Clinics are held at Animal Rescue Veterinary Services at 194 Rockingham Road, Londonderry, NH. The charge for a female cat spay is $100 unless the cat is under 5 months of age and then the fee is $80. For a male cat neuter the price is $75-$85 also dependent on age.  Spay/neuter surgeries for dogs range from $140-$200 depending on the dog’s age and weight. ARMV also performs rabbit spay/neuter for $100. Low income patrons can negotiate a price and a payment plan. Call or email ARMV to set up an appointment.
Salem Animal Rescue League
4 SARL Drive
Salem, NH 03079
(603) 893-3210
Salem Animal Rescue League (SARL) offers low-cost spay and neuter services to low-income cat owners. The program is need-based, and pet owners must meet national poverty guidelines. For $50, eligible cats will receive spay, nail trim, rabies and distemper shot. For $25, eligible owners of male cats can get the same services. Visit their website or call SARL’s veterinary department at (603) 893-3210, Ext. 260 for more information.
Commonwealth Cats
PO Box 26
Peabody, MA 01960
(603) 628-3544
Commonwealth Cats provides spay, neuter and vaccination clinic services for feral cats. Our clinic programs are designed for caretakers and trappers who are competent in the care of feral cats and understand the issues surrounding their needs. Clinics are hosted throughout the year at various locations including Methuen, Boston, Weymouth and Brockton. Commonwealth Cats does not remove or relocate feral cats and does not have resources for feral cat trapping, adoption or foster care. Visit their website for more information.
Manchester Animal Shelter
490 Dunbarton Road
Manchester, NH 03102
(603) 628-3544
Friends of Manchester Animal Shelter has a program called the Quick Fix Clinic, a low cost spay/neuter program for low income residents of Manchester NH. The clinic will alter & give vaccines to cats that are owned by low income families of Manchester, visit their website to learn more
New Hampshire Humane Society
1305 Meredith Center Rd.
PO Box 572
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 524-3252
New Hampshire Humane Society (NHHS) offers an affordable Spay/Neuter Assistance Program. Visit to learn more.
North Shore Animal Hospital
1 Neptune Blvd.
Lynn, MA 01902
(781) 596-0510
North Shore Animal Hospital provides services to numerous humane organizations.  They are the city pound for 8 communities and responsible for spaying and neutering these animals prior to placement with rescue groups.  They are committed to spaying and neutering dogs and cats and we offer these services at affordable prices.  They accept all spay or neuter certificates offered by various organizations. In addition they are currently working the Massachusetts Department of Animal Resources by performing spay/neuter surgeries at no cost to eligible residents of Massachusetts.
Lynn Pet Clinic
165 Broad St.
Lynn, MA 01901
(On Route 1A )
(781) 598-0044
The Lynn Pet Clinic offers reduced rates for spay/neuter – visit their website for more information.
Northeast Animal Shelter
374 Highland Avenue
Salem, MA 01970
(978) 745-9888
Northeast Animal Shelter offers free spay surgery for mothers with kittens or puppies that are surrendered to their shelter. Visit to learn more.
Feline Friends
P.O. Box 2452
Salem, NH 03079
(603) 893-2483
Feline Friends offers help with both free and low-cost spay/neuter and also offers help with trapping cats who are found outside.
 Feline Friends also has a Free Spay for Mother Cats Program where they offer a free spay to any mother cat with kittens, providing all the kittens are surrendered to Feline Friends for adoption.  This program is run year round. For more information about either program visit or contact 603-893-2483 or email

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