Pet Helpers - Services

Trap Neuter Release Program

TNR

The Trap Neuter Release Program (TNR) is a way to lower the amount of community (feral) cat colonies around the Lowcountry. Thanks to a generous grant by Humane Net, the surgery  only costs $16 and a little bit of your own personal free time. All feral cats MUST be within a trap. Please note we CANNOT accept cats in the TNR program if they are in a carrier or any other container. Space is limited to five (5) ferals per day, and it is a first-come, first-serve basis.

We accept community cats on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, no appointment needed. Cats must be dropped off between 7:30 am and 8:00 am (only) in the Spay/Neuter Clinic located on the right side of the building. You would pick them up the following day between 8:30am and 9:00 am (only). We recommend holding them overnight in the trap for monitoring, and releasing them the following morning as there is a risk to early release.

If you do not own a trap, we can loan one out to you in the Spay/Neuter Clinic. There is a $75 deposit, however you are not charged unless the trap is lost, stolen or broken. You can loan one out for a month, and if not returned we will give you a reminder call. After one week  has passed and we have not received the trap or a call, we will charge your account for the trap and it will be yours to do with as you please.

The services we provide with the TNR program are as follows:

  • Spay/Neuter
  • Microchipping
  • Vaccinations (Rabies and Distemper 1 year)
  • Ear Tipping

WE HAVE TO PROVIDE ALL OF THESE SERVICES FOR TNR NO EXCEPTIONS

ONE CAT PER TRAP

LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE ON A FIRST COME, FIRST ADMITTED BASIS

If you have any further questions, please call our Spay/Neuter Clinic  Client Service Representatives at 843-302-0556

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