Pet Assistance

Low-cost spay/neuter services, vaccinations and microchips as well as medical, financial and legal assistance or referrals. Also see: “Calendar” for monthly low-cost clinics.

Actors and Others for Animals

Offers financial assistance and referrals for low-income families in greater LA for spay/neuter and emergency veterinary procedures, plus feral cat assistance and pet-assisted therapy and humane education programs.

Advocacy Groups

Counseling and referral services for animal abuse or neglect cases.

Animal Assistance League of Orange County

The organization assists with pet-related problems, such as a free lost/found service, low-cost spay/neuter referrals, as well as financial assistance and/or referrals for low-income pet owners needing veterinary care and food supplies.

Guardian Angeles for Soldier’s Pet

National military and veteran support organization (MVSO) assists active duty service members, wounded warriors, veterans, and their companion animals or assistance service animals.

Katella Animal Clinic

Mention “Petsguide” for a free exam on your pet’s first visit. Also offers affordable prices for spay/neuter and vaccinations, weekdays only.

Microchip Mondays at Michelson Found Animals Adopt & Shop in Lakewood

Your pet has a much greater chance of finding you if they become lost with a registered microchip with up-to-date contact information.

More Low-Cost Services

AAA Animal Hospital         (714) 536-6537 Spay and neuter starts at $35 for cats and $110 for dogs (cost depends on weight and gender). Low-cost vaccines are also available. Walk-ins only. 21632 Newland, Huntington Beach.   Anaheim Feed and Pet Supply     (714) 992-2012 Low-cost vaccination clinic offers vaccines, deworming, blood test, physical […]

Operation Blankets of Love

They collect, transport and distribute recycled or new pet-related items to animals in shelters and rescue groups.

Pet Assistance Foundation

The foundation provides referrals to callers seeking a low-cost spay/neuter veterinarian.


Works with rescues and shelters to give homeless pets a second chance.

RUFF Rescue

Helps pets and owners with financial assistance for veterinary care, including spay/neuter vouchers.

The Pet Care Center Los Angeles

A full service, non-profit veterinary hospital that will never turn away a patient for their inability to pay. Not a free clinic, but relies on donated funds and community support.

The Pet Rescue Center’s Pet Pantry for Seniors and Unemployed

The Pet Rescue Center’s Pet Pantry for Seniors and the Unemployed makes pet food, cat litter, and other pet-related products available for free to those in need.

Thorndyke Investigations

Need a pet related investigation? Thorndyke Investigations is a California-licensed and insured private investigator firm serving Orange and nearby counties.