Our Snip & Voucher Program

SNIP Spay/Neuter Inoculation Program

Come in to the shelter and fill out an application to see if you quailfy for this low cost service.  Please bring verification of what types of government assistance you are receiving and a photo ID (addresses must match) with you to fill out this application.  The cost to those who qualify are $20 per animal.  This amount will include the spay/nueter, first set of shots, rabies shot, micro chip implant and its registration.   

The Spay/Neuter Inoculation Program (SNIP) is a non profit community service provided by the Nadine Cox Trust through the Humane Society of Polk County, a Grant from the Polk County Board of County Commissioners and the Give Well Foundation- The George Jenkins Fund. 


The Voucher Program

We partner with the following Veterinarians who have been generous enough to greatly discount their fees to provide affordable spays and neuters to reduce the number of animals being born in our county: 

*Bartow Residents Only
*Bartow Animal Clinic Dunham Animal Hospital Lake Alfred Animal Hospital
 863-293-0850 863-956-5700

Priveleged Critters Animal Hospital Ridge Veterinary Hospital TLC PetSnip  863-521-1360 863-676-8240           863-686-7647 

Vouchers can be purchased at the Humane Society of Polk County 
Tuesday - Friday from 11:30am to 6:00pm and Saturday from 10am to 4pm

*all veterinarians have disclosure statements that apply, for more information on what shots and disclosures are - contact the vet above of your choice!