Animal Friends of North Central West Virginia
Free Spay & Neuter Assistance Program.
Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!
Thank You, Once Again, Peterman Foundation!
The Peterman Foundation has awarded a $50,000.00 grant to Animal Friends of North Central West Virginia (AFNCWV) to provide free spaying and neutering services for cats and dogs whose owners cannot otherwise afford the procedures. Part of the funding may also be applied to medical expenses for rescued or abandoned animals that are in Animal Friends’ care.
In order to qualify for spay/neuter cost assistance from Animal Friends, an applicant must show proof of financial need prior to being accepted into the program. Proof of need MUST include:
1. Some form of PHOTO I.D.
2. An active West Virginia Food Stamp Card, or an active West Virginia Medicaid Card. If neither of these applies, proof of household income is required.
Residents of Monongalia County or adjacent counties can ask for further details by
“We are very fortunate in this part of the state to have many dedicated organizations working to reduce pet overpopulation through spaying and neutering,” said Ronda Smith of the Animal Friends Board of Directors. “This generous grant from The Peterman Foundation will provide assistance to many families and will help us reach our goal of reducing the number of animals in our area that may end up in a kill shelter.”
Since 2006, Animal Friends has operated a no-