Archive for Tuesday, September 20, 2011

LCHS spay/neuter transport coming to Leavenworth

September 20, 2011

Leavenworth County Humane Society is offering its next pet spay/neuter transport Oct. 13-14 from the Carnegie Arts Center, 601 S. Fifth St. in Leavenworth.

This LCHS partnership with Heartland SPCA Animal Medical Center is open to all Leavenworth County and Fort Leavenworth residents. In just more than two years, the program has served 593 dogs and cats throughout Leavenworth County, preventing more than 3,500 homeless puppies and kittens.

Cats must weigh 3 pounds to participate; dogs must be at least 14 weeks of age. Feral (barn) cats also are welcome.

The feral package costs $25 and includes spay/neuter, vaccinations, parasite treatment and an ear-tip to identify the cat as sterilized. Traps are available for loan.

Pet cat (indoor/outdoor or indoor) packages (spay/neuter and vaccinations, microchip and parasite treatment as needed) are $65. Package price for dogs is $95 and includes surgery, vaccinations, microchip, and parasite treatment as needed.

E-mail for details and to register, or register on the web at Those without Internet access may call (913) 728-2881 and leave a message. Registration closes Oct. 10.


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