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San José Animal Care Center
2750 Monterey Rd.
San Jose, CA 95111

408-794-PAWS (7297)


Free Spay/Neuter for Qualifying Dogs 

The San José Animal Care Center is partnering with Humane Society Sillicon Valley to try to reduce the overpopulation of dogs living in these areas. Together we are offering free dog spay/neuter surgeries to residents who live in these zip codes.

Requirements to Participate

  • Owner must reside in one of the following zip codes – 95111, 95112, 95116, 95122 or 95127 (verified by photo ID or utility bill)
  • Dog must be between 4 months and 7 years of age


If you would like to cancel or reschedule your free surgery appointment, please contact us at 408-262-2133 x108, or email with the name of the person who scheduled the appointment and the original appointment date. Please do not submit an online application to reschedule. 

San Jose Animal Care Center also accepts dogs residing in the FREE zip codes for spay/neuter on a WALK-IN basis at 2750 Monterey Road Tuesday – Friday between 8:00am - 8:30am.

*Our S/N Clinic will be CLOSED Tuesday 12/24 - 1/6                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         (Future online appointments can still be booked)

Walk-in spay/neuter service

We also accept WALK-IN Pit Bulls & Chihuahuas only who do not qualify for the Free Zip Codes fees apply 
*Please know that there is no guarantee that we will have surgery slots available for everyone who chooses the Walk-In option.

S/N Options for Other Dog Breeds NOT Residing in Free Zip Codes   Low-cost options here