The Dutchess County SPCA provides many services for animals throughout the county, including a low-cost wellness clinic and a spay / neuter clinic.
If your pet is ill or requires emergency care, please contact your regular veterinarian.
Our veterinarians are here only on days with scheduled appointments. We are not an emergency clinic and are unable to accommodate walk-ins.
Low-Cost Wellness Clinic
The Dutchess County SPCA provides a low-cost, wellness clinic for the Dutchess County community and their companion animals.
DCSPCA provides the following services:
Exam: Provides brief physical exam that checks the eyes, ears, body condition, teeth, heart and lungs to check the general health of your pet. This is not a complete physical exam.
Rabies vaccine: Vaccinates against rabies. It is a NYS law required vaccine. Ages 12 weeks and older.
*MUST BRING PRIOR PROOF OF VACCINATION IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR A 3 YEAR VACCINE
Canine Distemper vaccine (1-DAPPV): Vaccinates against canine distemper, adenovirus type 2, parainfluenza, and parvovirus. Dogs and puppies only, ages 8 weeks and older.
Feline Distemper vaccine (1-HCP): Vaccinates against feline rhinotracheitis, calicivirus, and panleukopenia. Cats and kittens only, ages 8 weeks and older.
Canine Bordetella vaccine: Vaccinates against kennel cough. Dogs and puppies only, ages 8 weeks and older.
Canine 4DX: Blood test that screens your dog for Lyme, Anaplasma, Ehrlichia and Heartworm. Results within 10 minutes.
Feline Triple Snap: Blood test that screens your cat for Feline Immunodeficiency Virus, Leukemia, and Heartworm. Results within 10 minutes.
Microchip: A microchip goes underneath your pet’s skin and provides a permanent ID for your pet in the instance your pet gets lost or stolen.
After your appointment, our veterinarian may recommend preventatives to keep your fur baby happy and healthy.
Milbeguard: Heartworm preventative
*NEEDS CURRENT HEARTWORM TEST IN ORDER TO SUPPLY
Flea/Tick Prevention: Vectra available for dogs, Revolution Plus available for cats.
Dewormer: Oral dewormer that is effective against intestinal roundworms and hookworms.
PLEASE NOTE: We are following New York State re-opening guidelines. At this time we are not booking appointments for stand-alone, non-essential services. Please keep checking here or on Facebook for updates.
Spay / Neuter Clinic
LOW-COST SPAY/NEUTER CLINIC (Dogs and Cats)
These services are available to anyone – your pet does not have to be adopted from the DCSPCA to use our clinic services.
Please note: • We require pre-payment to book appointments. All prices are subject to change.
SPAY(F) NEUTER (M)
Up to 40 pounds $200 $150
41-80 pounds $250 $175
81 and over male only n/a* $225
*We are unable to accommodate female dogs over 80 pounds.
Fee includes Rabies vaccination.
Additional Services not included in pricing listed above:
- Hernia repair up to $50 extra
- Females in heat up to $50 extra
~Injectable pain medications and pain medications to go home are included.
• Proof of Distemper vaccination is not required
Cats (in partnership with T.A.R.A., Inc.)
- Distemper Vaccine $10.00
- Microchip $25.00
- Revolution (Flea and Tick Treatment): $10.00
- Drontal (Deworming): $5.00
Book Your Appointment
Please call the shelter (845-452-7722, x-425) during business hours to schedule your spay/neuter appointment; pre-payment with a credit card is required.