Resources and Information

Local Dog Parks


POOCH Dog Park

at C-Bar-C Park is the only off-leash community dog park in Citrus Heights. And is generously supported by the non-profit group POOCH (Pet Owners Organization of Citrus Heights)

Local Resources

We have many wonderful Local Vets in our City! Follow the link for comprehensive list

Follow this link for a list of Pet Friendly Apartments in our City

Low Cost Care


Annually, thousands of unwanted cats go to shelter and end up euthanized. Reduce cat overpopulation! Every cat in Citrus Heights is being fixed for FREE! Cat owners may apply for free spay and neuter vouchers from the following locations:

River City Cat Rescue


Sacramento Area Animal Coalition



Sacramento SPCA Clinic offers affordable spay/neuter services. They also offer discounts, senior programs, and We Pay to Spay, a breed specific program offering free spay/neuter services for pitbulls and pitbull mixes by appointment only. _________________________________________

Animal Spay & Neuter in Auburn   and Animal Spay & Neuter in Sacramento offer low or no-cost veterinary services.

A list of Low Cost Spay & Neuter Programs in the Sacramento Area can be found on the Sacramento Area Animal Coalition website.

Sacramento SPCA

 ♥  Vaccination Clinic every Monday & Tuesday

 ♥  11am-3pm

Sacramento County Animal Care & Regulation

 ♥  3rd Thursday of every month
 ♥  5pm-7pm

SSPCA Wellness and Vet Services

 ♥  Appointment Necessary
 ♥  Mondays and Tuesdays
 ♥  11am - 3pm

Yolano Veterinary Services
 ♥  follow link for locations and times

VIP Petcare

 ♥ follow link for locations and times

Animal Medical canstock16612511Help with Emergency Care Costs

Emergency situations can be costly. Fortunately, there are many non-profits that assist with care, financing options available, and options for low income households and seniors.

Prescription Medication Assistance

Please talk to your vet about help with paying for your animal's prescription medications

Programs and Nonprofits

Placer SPCA SOS Program

Sacramento SPCA Senior Services

The Sacramento Pet Food Bank

The Pet Fund
A nonprofit association that provides financial assistance to owners of domestic animals who need urgent veterinary care

Feline Veterinary Emergency Assistance Program
Provides assistance for owners of cats with Vaccine Associated Sarcoma (VAS)

Red Rover Relief
Provides grants and additional resources for pets in need of urgent veterinary care

Pets of the Homeless
Focuses on feeding and providing emergency veterinary care to pets belonging to the homeless

Care Credit
A credit card company for healthcare, including veterinary care

Additional Resources

The Humane Society

Keep Your Pet - Sacramento