Altered Tails, with assistance from the Petco Foundation, in February offers low-cost surgeries for male and female pit bull or Chihuahua puppies under 6 months of age. The special applies to pure or mixed breeds, owned dogs only.

Puppies must be 3 months or older and weigh 3 or more pounds. A mandatory $20 booking fee is required but may be applied toward vaccines, microchips, take-home medication or e-collars. The surgery includes a basic exam, spay or neuter surgery and 24-hour pain injection. Limited quantities available. Book online at or call the Barnhart Clinic, 950 W. Hatcher Road, at 602-943-7729.

In addition, the Arizona Humane Society’s Circle of Friends is funding $20 spay/neuter surgeries for all owned dogs and cats at the Marge Wright Veterinary Clinic, 1311 W. Hatcher Road. You must book your appointment by Feb. 28. Call 602-997-7585, option 5, and mention this special when booking your appointment.




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