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LOIS HENRY: Stupendous achievements in spay-neuter program

By LOIS HENRY, Californian columnist
Tuesday, Sep 30 2014 06:11 PM

I don’t know what a spay/neuter crown would look like but all the folks at Critters Without Litters deserve one.

As you read this, Critters will have fixed its 15,000th pet since opening its doors in October 2012.

Critters is Bakersfield’s first low-cost, high volume, spay/neuter clinic.

Its incredibly low prices —  $65 to $80 for dogs depending on sex and size and $40 to $50 for cats depending on sex — have made fixing a pet doable for many in the community who could not otherwise afford it.

And people have taken advantage of those prices in droves.


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