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Spay/Neuter & Wellness

PLEASE NOTE: We do not currently have any current openings for vaccine or spay/neuter clinics.

We are not taking requests at this time. Please check this webpage or our social media updates.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

ARLGP Spay/Neuter Clinic

The ARLGP Spay/Neuter Program is designed to offer low-cost spay/neuter services to income-qualifying pet parents.

You qualify if you meet one of the following criteria:

  • You are a full-time college student.
  • You are currently using one form of public assistance (disability, unemployment, Medicare/Medicaid, MaineCare, Social Security, SSDI).
  • Your income is at or below the amounts based on the total number of people in your household, as outlined below:

Do you qualify? If YES, please complete this form to request a spay/neuter appointment and a member of our team will contact you.

Don’t qualify with the criteria above? Email our team at snclinic@arlgp.org to learn more about our Spay It Forward Program.

Spay/Neuter Clinic Fees:

  • Cat spay/neuter: $120
  • Dog spay/neuter (under 50 lbs.): $265
  • Dog spay/neuter (51-89 lbs.): $295
  • Dog spay/neuter (90-124 lbs.): $325

Additional add-on vaccines/treatments at time of spay/neuter surgery:

  • Rabies vaccine: $20
  • Distemper vaccine: $25
  • Bordetella vaccine (kennel cough- dog only): $25
  • Ear cleaning: $5
  • Nail trim: Included with spay/neuter
  • Microchip: $40

**We DO NOT accept Care Credit**

Please note: we are unable to spay/neuter cats over the age of 9, dogs over the age of 7, cats/dogs under the age of 8 weeks, or any cats/dogs that weigh under 2 pounds.


UPCOMING 2023 CLINICS: Check back in for future vaccine clinics

Our DOG vaccine offerings:

  • Rabies – $20
  • Distemper – $25
  • Bordetella (kennel cough) – $25

Our CAT vaccine offerings:

  • Rabies – $20
  • Distemper – $25


  • These clinics are first come, first served. Wait times will vary based on attendance.
  • Payment will be taken on the day of the event. Cash or card is accepted.
  • Our vaccine clinics are held at the shelter located at 217 Landing Road in Westbrook, Maine. Our clinic entrance is on the lower level of the shelter – towards the Westbrook Middle School.
  • A member of our staff will greet you at your car upon arrival.
  • Please bring dogs on leash and cats in a contained and safe pet carrier.
  • If you have concerns about your animal’s reaction to vaccine services, please let us know so we can best prepare. If your dog requires a muzzle to visit the vet, please bring it to your vaccine appointment too.


If you are in need of financial assistance for urgent or emergency veterinary services, we have compiled a list of external foundations and programs.


The ARLGP does not have a full-service public veterinary clinic. If your pet has a medical emergency, please contact your veterinarian or visit a local emergency veterinary practice:

Animal Emergency Clinic of Mid-Maine
37 Strawberry Avenue, Lewiston, Maine 04240
(207) 777-1110 | aec-midmaine.com

PetMedic Urgent Care
191 Marginal Way, Portland ME 04101
(207) 813-4777 | petmedicurgentcare.com/locations/portland-me/

Animal Emergency Clinic
739 Warren Avenue, Portland, Maine 04103
(207) 878-3121 | animalemergencyspecialtycare.com

Maine Veterinary Referral Center
1500 Technology Way Enterprise Park, Scarborough, Maine 04074
(207) 885-1290 | mvmc.vet


Microchipping is our #1 way to reunite lost pets with their owners. Microchipping is a quick and easy way to ensure your animal is properly identified in the event that he/she gets lost. The cost is $40 per pet and comes with a one-year registration. Please give us a call at (207) 854-9771 to set up an appointment to microchip your pet.

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