Catt. Co. SPCA offers discounted service to low-income residents

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OLEAN, N.Y. (WIVB) – Low-income residents now have the opportunity to have their dogs and cats spayed or neutered at the Cattaraugus County SPCA at a discounted rate, thanks to a $10,000 grant.

The grant, provided by Best Friends Animal Society, allows the SPCA in partnership with Dr. Kenton Flaig of Portville Vet Clinic to perform the low-cost surgeries.

To be eligible, residents must show they live in Cattaraugus County, provide a NYS Benefit Card for Temporary Assistance, Medicaid or Food Stamps, receive HEAP, SSDI, SSI, or meet certain income requirements.

Basic fees are: Male Cat: $30, Female Cat: $50, Male Dog: $60, Female Dog: $80. There are additional fees for dogs over 40 pounds, pregnant female cats and dogs, hernia repairs, etc. Patients must have proof of current and protective vaccine status before surgery. A vaccine certificate from a licensed DVM must be provided. Surgeries will be completed at Portville Vet Clinic, 159 S. Main St. Portville.

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Applications are available at the Cattaraugus County SPCA, 2944 Route 16, Olean, NY or online at provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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