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Information on our TNVR Program

Here at Paws 2 Help we are dedicated to help reduce the large population of Unspayed / UnNeutered Feral cats so we offer an affordable low cost Spay/Neuter service to our community.

If you would like to schedule for this service please make sure to

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REQUIREMENTS:

  • Though it is required to make an appointment for a Feral Spay/Neuter, we do understand that it is not always easy to capture the animal on or before surgery day and we can reschedule if needed. Please email us at paws.reception@paws2help.org.

  • MUST BE  IN AN APPROPRIATE HUMANE FERAL TRAP to qualify for Feral pricing and for procedure to be done. NO EXCEPTIONS!!!

      (If you do not have one we have a limited amount for rental. A deposit of $75 is required )

  • NO CATS IN BOXES, BAGS, REGULAR PET CARRIERS, BIRD CAGES, COOLERS, or ANYTHING OTHER THAN A FERAL TRAP.

  • Female cats are required to remain contained/indoors for up to 2 weeks post surgery (NOT TO BE RELEASED OUTDOORS).  This is for the well being and safety of the animal due to the healing process. 

  • Male cats should be held for 24 hours.

POLICIES:

 

  • Spay/Neuter Surgery will NOT be performed if the Surgeon considers the cat to be unfit for surgery due to physical condition observed. Person(s) will be contacted to pick-up the cat(s).

  • Kittens can be sterilized at 16 weeks of age weighing no less than 2 lbs. Kittens that enter a trap with the mother cat may be too young to Spay/Neuter and will be held with and returned to the mother Cat unsterilized.

  • All Feral cats Will have required vaccines done at time of procedure.

  • If Cat is found to be POSITIVE for Feline Leukemia or Feline AIDS it will be euthanized to prevent further spread of the Virus.

  • ALL FERALS will have their left ear tipped, NO EXCEPTION.

  • We will not accept traps with “Material” inside. Make sure to have cage covered.

DROP OFF:

  • No food after midnight the night before and No food in the Am OR WE CANNOT PERFORM THE SURGERY. Water is ok until the time of surgery.

  • Arrive between 8 AM and 9 AM for check in at the WPB location and 8:30 AM for the Jupiter location.

  • We will call you the day before to confirm the surgery to go over pricing.