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Low-cost assistance for pet owners

If you are a pet owner and you need help providing care for your cat or dog, the following organizations offer low-cost animal services.

Organization Address Phone Services
Community Food Bank 3000 Galvez Ave. 817-924-3333 Free pet food
Texas Coalition for Animal Protection 2400 Westport Parkway, Suite 100, 76177 817-837-4500 Low-cost vaccination, Low-cost spay & neuter
Spay/Neuter Network Four transport/mobile clinic locations 817-423-5500 Low-cost vaccination, Low-cost spay & neuter
Animal Hope Wellness Center 6716 S. Hulen St. 817-683-9789 Low-cost vaccination, Low-cost spay & neuter
North Texas Humane Society (Main) 1840 E. Lancaster Ave. 817-332-4768 Spay/neuter for qualified low-income and senior-citizen pet owners
North Texas Humane Society (Southwest) 6708 S. Hulen St. 817-423-3647 Spay/neuter for qualified low-income and senior-citizen pet owners

Low-cost vaccinations

The Texas Coalition for Animal Protection (TCAP) offers low-cost vaccinations and microchipping from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at the Chuck Silcox Animal Care & Adoption Center, 4900 Martin St.

Prices for services to dogs:

  • Rabies vaccination (one year), $5
  • DAPPv Vaccination, $10
  • Bordetella vaccination, $10
  • Heartworm test, $20
  • Activyl, $12
  • Heartworm preventative, $25-$35
  • Microchip, $30

Prices for services to cats:

  • Rabies vaccination (one year), $5
  • FeLV Vaccination, $10
  • FHCPCh, $10
  • FeLV/FIV test, $20
  • Basic deworm, $5
  • Droncit, $10
  • Microchip, $30

Cash or credit is accepted at the time services are provided. Dogs must be on a leash or in a carrier; cats must be in a carrier. No appointment is necessary, and vaccinations are given on a first-come, first-served basis.

To learn more, call 940-566-5551.

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Chuck Silcox Animal Care & Adoption Center
4900 Martin St.
Fort Worth, TX 76119

Assistant Director:
Dr. Tim Morton

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