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Pet Lovers

Here in New Orleans, pets are part of our lives as much as anything else. Let the Louisiana SPCA help you care for your pet! 

Community Clinic prices

We strive to offer discounted services and high quality care at the Louisiana SPCA Community Clinic. Our services are available to all pets regardless of what parish they live in. To further assist those with financial hardships we now offer CareCredit. You can apply online in advance or at the Community Clinic.

Current Discounts

The staff at the Louisiana SPCA works hard to secure grant money to help offset veterinary costs even further. When funds become available through opportunities like grants we will make them available to the public. These discounted offers are time sensitive and change frequently so please check back often. Please let us know that you would like to use one of the discounted programs below when making your appointment. 

  • Jefferson Parish residents can have their dog(s) spayed/neutered for a $60 co-pay thanks to the Fix-a-Canine program. Must present proof of address at the time of service.

  • Jefferson Parish residents can have their cat(s) spayed/neutered for a $15 co-pay thanks to the Fix-a-Feline program. Must present proof of address at the time of service.

  • Free TNR for feral cats thanks to the bequest of Beth Anne Schmidt. Participants in this program are responsible for trapping and transporting the stray cats. 

  • Free spay/neuter for dogs living in zip codes 70114, 70117, 70122, 70126, 70127, 70128, 70129, 70131, 70148 thanks to a grant from PetSmart Charities

  • Students, active and retired military, first responders, senior citizens and pet owners who receive government assistance are eligible for a discount on spay/neuter and heartworm treatments. 

Spay/Neuter

Dogs

  • 5-25 lbs: $75
  • 25-90 lbs: $100
  • Over 90 lbs: $125

Cats

  • Over 4 lbs: $50
  • Feral cats: $35

Dentals

In keeping with our mission to help reduce the number of homeless animals through spay/neuter, we will only perform dental cleanings on animals that are spayed/neutered. We will be happy to do both a dental cleaning and the spay/neuter procedure on the same day. 

Dental Consultation: $60

  • Comprehensive exam 
  • Oral exam 
  • Blood work 

Comprehensive Dental Cleaning: $105-$250 ($65 deposit required to book service) 

  • Anesthesia
  • Assessment
  • Clean and polish

Our veterinarians may perform additional services during the dental cleaning to spare your pet from additional pain in the future. To help avoid surprise charges, our team will perform any services they deem necessary up to $65. If additional services are recommended you will be contacted for approval prior to them taking place. A few examples of additional services include: 

  • extraction
  • x-ray
  • extra medications
  • fluids
  • repeat lab work

Wellness

The cost of annual wellness exams for both cats and dogs will vary based on the parish of residence and the intact status of your pet. Because spay/neuter is at the core of our Community Clinic services, we offer a higher discount for pets who have been spayed/neutered. 

Comprehensive exam: $25

Annual exam for dogs: $75-$95

  • Comprehensive exam
  • DHLPP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Leptospirosis, Parvo, Parainfluenza) 
  • Bordetella
  • Rabies vaccine, tag and license (Orleans, Jefferson and St. Bernard Parish)
  • Heartworm test
  • Fecal 

Annual exam for cats: $55-$75

  • Comprehensive exam
  • FVRCP (Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus, Panleukopenia)
  • FeLeuk (Feline Leukemia) 
  • Rabies vaccine, tag and license(Orleans, Jefferson and St. Bernard Parish)
  • SNAP test available upon request ($20)

Puppy Series: $45 initial visit (under 16 weeks old)

  • Comprehensive exam
  • DHLPP (Distemper, Hepatitis, Leptospirosis, Parvo, Parainfluenza)
  • Bordetella
  • Fecal (Based on results, additional medications may be prescribed) 
  • One month supply of heartworm and flea medication
  • Booster appointment fees will be waived. You will only be charged for the vaccines themselves.

Kitten Series: $35 initial visit (under 16 weeks old)

  • FVRCP (Feline Viral Rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus, Panleukopenia)
  • FeLeuk (Feline Leukemia) 
  • Fecal (Based on results, additional medications may be prescribed)
  • One month supply of heartworm and flea medication
  • SNAP test not included but recommended ($20)
  • Booster appointment fees will be waived. You will only be charged for the vaccines themselves. 

Additional Services 

  • Microchip: $20
  • Vaccinations: prices vary
  • SNAP testing (heartworms, Parvo, FeLv, FIV): $20
  • Nail trim: $10
  • Heartworm Preventions (Topical and Pills): $9.90 - $112.20
  • ProHeart Heartworm Prevention Injection: $39 - $69
  • Anal gland expression: $15
  • Skin consultation: $35
  • Diet consultation: $25
  • Health certification for travel: $40 domestic / $75 international 
  • Baseline blood work: $35
  • IDEXX Labs: starting at $75
  • Fecal screen: $11
  • Urinalysis: $15-$30
  • Rabies tags (Orleans Parish, Jefferson Parish, St. Bernard Parish): $10-$20

Heartworm Treatment

We require a consultation prior to treatment of heartworm disease. The price for treatment varies based on the weight of your pet and includes the cost of all medications and antibiotics. There will be a non refundable deposit due at the end of the consultation should you decide to pursue heartworm treatment for your pet. Due to the high cost of heartworm treatment we do have payment plans available that are based on injection dates as well as CareCredit. Our veterinarians will review the payment plans options with you at the time of the consultation. There is currently no heartworm treatment for felines.

For pet owners who adopted a heartworm positive dog from the Louisiana SPCA, we do provide heartworm treatment at NO cost to you. However, we do require that you purchase heartworm prevention. 

Consultation: $25

Heartworm treatment: 

  • 1-25 lbs: $450 ($200 deposit)
  • 26-75 lbs: $625 ($225 deposit)
  • 75-100 lbs: $750 ($250 deposit)
  • 100-150 lbs: $975 ($325 deposit) 

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