BCHS is happy to announce that we are starting a cat spay/neuter voucher program.  This voucher program has been made possible through a grant received from the  Joanie Bernard Foundation.  BCHS receives many calls each week from indviduals asking for assistance with unwanted cats and kittens.  Unfortunately, there are so many requests we just cannot respond to everyone.  Be part of the solution to address cat overpopulation by utilizing this program!!!


The criteria for participation is noted below.  If you qualify, simply print out the request and mail it in.  Vouchers will be issued until the grant money has been exhausted. 


To participate in this program, you declare under penalty of perjury that:

  • You are a resident of Brown County, Ohio, AND 
  • That you receive one of the following benefits and/or meet the income qualifications: 
    • Medicaid
    • Unemployment
    • WIC
    • SNAP/Food stamps
    • TANF (temporary aid to needy families)
    • Subsidized school lunch program/SMP/NSLP
    • Section 8 public housing
    • Social security disability










BCHS voucher(s) provided to you will ONLY cover a PORTION of the spay/neuter surgery cost.  The owner is responsible for any additional expenses associated with the office visit and surgery (for example, general examination and rabies vaccinations costs).


Each voucher has a 60-day expiration date from the date of issue and has no cash value.  The voucher must be given to the participating veterinary practice at the time of surgery.







Privacy policy: All Information you give BCHS is confidential.

Did you know that....


A fertile female cat can have 3 litters of 4 to 6 kittens in just one year.  Over the course of 7 years just one female cat and her offspring can  theoretically produce 420,000 additional cats

Household Size
Gross Income Less Than
Household Size
Gross Income Less Than

Income Qualifications

1 person
$18,090
5 persons
$43,170
2 persons
$24,360
6 persons
$49,440
3 persons
$30,360
7 persons
$55,710
4 persons
$36,900
8 persons
$61,980


Brown County Humane Society

BCHS Cat Spay/Neuter $50

Voucher Program