Cannot Afford Medical Care

Angel Adopted 2013There are several options for pet owners:

Affordable Care

Some area vets have an "Angel Fund" to assist their clients with unexpected vet services and costs. If you already have a vet, check with their office to see if they can help.

Finding Affordable Health Care (PDF).

Gaston Low Cost Spay Neuter Clinic

The Gaston Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic (PDF) offers affordable spaying and neutering to citizens. Often they have specials from grants to offer additional discounts to their already low fees. Vaccinations and testing are also available when having a pet spayed or neutered. Call them at 704-868-4673 to find out current pricing and appointment availability.

Check with a vet to see if they will help set up a payment plan before treatment.

See if family, friends, or perhaps an organization or church you belong to can help.


CareCredit is a credit card you can apply for to assist with vet costs. Here are just some of the many small and large animal veterinary procedures you can use CareCredit healthcare credit card for:

  • Check-ups
  • Spay and neutering
  • Teeth cleaning
  • Parasites
  • Feline care
  • Senior pet care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Medication
  • Diagnostics
  • Vaccinations
  • Emergency services

Be sure to check with your vet to see if they accept CareCredit as a form of payment. Always fully read and understand the terms before applying or accepting any agreement.