Responsible Pet Ownership Program

Controlling Pet Overpopulation

Spaying or neutering is one of the greatest gifts you can give your pet. In addition to helping control pet overpopulation, the procedure may also prevent medical and behavioral problems from developing, allowing your pet to lead a longer, healthier, happier life. For more information about the program, contact Police Services at (949) 770-6011.

Spay & Neuter Facts

  • Spayed and neutered pets live longer and healthier lives.
  • Spayed and neutered pets are better, more affectionate companions.
  • Spaying or neutering does not affect a dog's natural instincts to protect its home and family.
  • Operations are simple and pets can sometimes go home the same day.
  • A number of veterinarian clinics in Lake Forest offer low-cost spaying and neutering.
  • Spayed and neutered pets are eligible for discounted license fees.