The average cost of heartworm treatment for dogs is often around $1,000. However, it can range from $500 to $1,100 or even more depending mainly on the size of your dog, veterinary bills, and the stage of the disease.
Private vets cost anywhere from $200–$400 for a spay/neuter procedure.
It will typically cost between $35-$400 to spay or neuter a dog. The pricing disparity is because there are low-cost clinics, but the “regular” vet will typically charge more. Generally, female spaying is more expensive than male neutering.
The average cost of dog vaccinations is about $87.50 with average prices ranging from $75 to $100 according to AKC.
This includes the cost for core dog shots usually administered at 6 weeks, 12 weeks, and 16 weeks old. A rabies vaccination will cost you anywhere from $15 to $20.
Some animals shelters or low cost vaccination clinics will vaccinate your pet for $20 or free.
We feed our normally healthy dogs Science Hill's Diet Healthy Weight which costs us roughly $60 a bag. We buy 2 bags every 2 weeks, which puts us at $240 a month on our healthy dogs dog food.
Our special dietary needs dogs receive Science Hills Diet ID/Digestive Care which is prescribed through our vet at $94.99
And our smaller doggy friends receive Science Hills Diet Small dog Small Bites which is priced at $54.99 for a 35lb bag.
Top 10 Most Expensive Pet Health Problems:
1. Torn knee ligament/cartilage : $1,578
2. Intestinal – foreign object ; $1,967
3. Stomach – foreign object : $1,502
4. Intervertebral disc disease : $3,282
5. Stomach torsion/bloat : $2,509
6. Broken leg (plate) : $1,586
7. Laryngeal paralysis : $2,042
8. Tumor of the throat : $1,677
9. Ear canal surgery : $1,285
10. Ruptured bile duct : $2,245
Our dogs, cats and everything in between love being able to feel a small sense of normalcy by being able to play with some cool toys!
Hard chew toys, for stimulation and redirecting unwanted chewing behavior on undesirable objects.
Soft plushies to sleep with
Rope toys to play tug-of-war
Bouncy Balls to chase and release some energy!
Kong's to stuff and help with crate training.
Our adoption fees are $200! So, sponsoring a dogs adoption fee may entice people to show more interest in potentially adopting.
Sponsoring a spay or neuter for any particular pet can help our rescue out TREMENDOUSLY on being able to use our limited funds in other important areas.
During this pandemic, many low cost clinics are booked 2 months out, and we now use our private vets to handle our spay and neuters.
Sponsoring a spay or neuter will be between $400 - $600!
You can also Sponsor meals for our pack.
Sponsor a weeks worth of meals at $60!
Sponsor two weeks worth of meals at $120!
Sponsor a months worth of meals at $240!