Please copy the attached poster with the next four voucher issue dates, share it with your friends & neighbors, send it to your organization contacts, and post it in your community where ever possible. Also attached is a ½ page SNAP schedule that can be given to people who have intact pets.
We hope to see more cats using our spay/neuter vouchers. Vouchers can be used for Barn cats, House cats and Outdoor cats you love that can be placed in a carrier.to take to the vet.
A pet owner can receive multiple vouchers.
Spay/Neuter Assistance for Pets, Inc (SNAP) will issue about 120 free spay/neuter vouchers to low income Monroe County Residents on Saturday, November 14 from 10 to 11am. Vouchers will be available at the Sweetwater City Hall, 203 Monroe Street in Sweetwater. A picture ID or other proof of residency is required.
Any qualified low income resident of Monroe County can obtain free spay/neuter vouchers at the voucher issue sessions. If someone cannot attend a SNAP voucher issue session, a friend or relative can pick up a voucher - proof of residence and information about pet owner & pet must be provided.
The next four SNAP voucher issue sessions are scheduled on the following Saturdays:
- Nov 14th 2015 at Sweetwater City Hall; 10am – 11am
- Dec 12th 2015 at Sweetwater City Hall; 10am – 11am
- Jan 9th 2016 at Madisonville Cora Veal Senior Center 10 – 11am
- Feb 13th 2015 at Sweetwater City Hall; 10am – 11am
SNAP must obtain funds to pay for the s/n surgeries. About 80% of funding is provided by grants to SNAP from several foundations. The other 20% is provided by Monroe County Friends of Animals, pet owner donations and public donations.
Funding to pay for the vouchers issued in 2015 will be provided by grants from Radio Systems Corporation–Petsafe, PetSmart ® Charities, Thornton S. and Katrina D. Glide Foundation, East Tennessee Foundation (Fund for Monroe County), Humane Society of United States’ Lowell Fund, Monroe County Friends of Animals, On Shore Foundation and Wal-Mart Foundation.
For more info, go to SNAP Web Site: http://www.orgsites.com/tn/spay-neuter-monroe-county/