Low-cost Spay/Neuter Services

MCPAWS offers spay and neuter surgeries for cats and dogs to Valley County low income residents. The surgery fees for a cat are $40 for neuter, $55 for spay.

The surgery fees for dogs are on a scale based on weight increasing in increments from $74 for a neuter of a dog up to 40 pounds, and $95 for a spay of a dog up to 40 pounds. Optional $5 shots and $15 microchips also available at the time of the surgery.

In addition, all feral cats qualify for surgery, regardless of the income level of the individual bringing the cat for surgery. Low income documentation must be provided prior to surgery.

    Call 208.634.3647 to schedule an appointment. 

Feral Cat Trap/Neuter/Release (TNR) Program

Are you caring for a colony of feral cats? Give us a call to hear about our TNR Program at MCPAWS. We will lend you traps, help with transportation, and spay/neuter feral cats and kittens are re-release them back to your colony free of charge. This program is designed to reduce the feral cat population over time in our community. We will provide you with everything you need at no cost to you. 

    Call 208.634.3647 for more information. 

Pet Food Bank

We offer free pet food to low-income community members. If you need pet food, please come by. If you would like to help, we are always accepting food donations for the Pet Food Bank.



Microchipping helps animal shelters, veterinarians and other rescue groups identify lost pets in the event they are found without other ID tags.  

All MCPAWS animals are microchipped for free before they leave the shelter with their new families.

We offer microchipping services for any community cat or dog for $15. 

    Call 208.634.3647 to schedule an appointment. 


Engraved Pet Identification Tags

An up to date ID tag is essential for ensuring that your lost animal is returned to you as quickly as possible. All MCPAWS adopted animals, and any community animals who are at MCPAWS for a service are provided with an engraved Pet ID tag for free. Anyone can come to MCPAWS and have a tag made for a $5 donation with no appointment necessary. The tag can fit up to four lines of information, which can include name, several phone numbers, and address.


Training & Behavior

Having training or behavior problems? Does your kitty refuse to potty in her litter box? Does your dog likes to chew on the couch? MCPAWS staff members know many easy-to-apply training tips and tricks. Feel free to call the shelter and ask for assistance at any time. If we cannot solve your dilemma, you will be pointed in the direction of someone who can. There are solutions to your problems.  Please exhaust all resources before you decide to surrender your beloved family pet.

    Call 208.634.3647 to speak to our manager.


Zamzow's Pet Food

We are the only Valley County location that carries a wide range of Zamzow’s dog and cat food. Stop by anytime we are open to purchase your high quality pet food.