442 Hwy 111 Dunlap, TN Save -A- Lot Plaza

Sequatchie Valley Low Cost Spay & Neuter

Welcome to Sequatchie Valley Spay & Neuter
P.O Box 220
Dunlap, TN 37327


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Hoping to  be open soon. I am still waiting on funds to purchase the surgery equipment. If You like to support the surgery equipment fund, there is a donation button at the end of this page or by check to P.O Box 220 Dunlap, TN 37327. Thanks Everyone that has helped and  for being patient.  Debbie Hoffman

About Us

Offering Low cost Spay & Neuter Service

Will be offering low cost spay and neuter services / TNR program  to help with the overpopulation of cats we have here in Sequatchie county and surrounding areas. 

A Non-Profit 501c3 organization

This facility is a non-profit  organization inspired to help the residents and animals in our area with  a low cost  solution to spay and neuter. It is dedicated to ending unwanted litters of dogs and cats thereby eliminating the need to euthanize homeless animals.

Mission Statement

 "Respect for Life" Reverse the universal acceptance of KILLING as a solution to pet overpopulation by using low cost spay and neuter, education, pet adoption and community involvement.


What's Happening and New News

Julie Jacobson with Spay Tennessee

Public · Hosted by Sequatchie Valley Low cost Spay & Neuter

  • March 28th Wednesday at 3-4 PM at Sequatchie Valley Low cost Spay & Neuter 442 SR 8 Hwy 111, Dunlap, Tennessee 37327 
  • Come show your support for the need of a local facility to help with Low Cost Spay & Neuter.


Pet Pictures with Santa at Tractor Supply Dunlap, TN

Had a wonderful time with Santa and met some really great people. I want to thank Santa for coming and donating his time during this busy season, for Stephanie Shell Weaver for taking beautiful pictures, Susie and Cody for coming early and setting up the decorations and for all that came out to support Sequatchie Valley Low Cost Spay & Neuter with your donations. We received $312.00 to go towards our Surgery Equipment fund. Thank you everyone.


I wanted to thank everyone that came to the City Commissioners meeting last Thursday 12/07/2017. Had a good outcome from the Mayor Dwain Land. He announced that he is supporting the opening of a Low Cost Spay and neuter facility and that he would like to vote on it this spring to go on the city budget to help support Sequatchie Valley Low Cost Spay and Neuter. The cities support would help off set the cost for those that cannot pay or can not pay the full amount. Mayor Dwain Land made a donation to support the facility. I want to thank Mayor Dwain Land for his support and his donation.

 10/28/17 and 10/29/2017

Thanks Lisa and Madison for coming out Saturday and helping with cleaning and organizing.
Thank you Stephanie Shell Weaver and Chris for coming out Saturday to install the the security and camera system and baking desserts for the fund raiser Sunday at walmart, donating all your time. We collected $461.00 and change. thank you everyone that donated.
Thank you Emily Raines and Brad for coming out Saturday and helping with hanging pictures, blinds, curtain rods and installing the drain for the tub.
Thank you Aaron and Debbie Sanders for coming out to install the new breaker, sorry I had the wrong one. I will get the new one today. It was so good to meet you. Hope to see you soon.
Thank you Susie Leah Graham and Cody for coming out and helping hang pictures and bake cookies and brownies for the fund rasier at Walmart Sunday.
Thanks everyone that came out to Walmart today and donated and for all your encouragement. this is for our community and the poor animals here. A big thank you!!! 


Thank you Maygen Key and SCHS Beta Club for the donation of the new mini fridge. Thank you thank you.

Frequently Asked Questions

I have received a lot of questions since I first began organizing the low cost spay & neuter facility. Here are a few of the most commonly asked questions.

Q: Is this an animal rescue?

A: No, this is not an animal rescue shelter. It will only be a same day low cost spay and neuter facility. Hopefully in the near future Dunlap will have a much needed animal shelter.

Q: What if I cannot afford the amount needed to spay/neuter my pet?

A: Don’t let that stop you from contacting us! We have programs that can help!

Q: What if my dog/cat is already in heat?

A:  The vet will be skilled at handling animals in heat and we will be glad to discuss the procedure with you.

Q:  Will my pet be staying overnight?

A: No, as this is a same day procedure your pets will be coming home later that same day.

Q: Will you be offering rabies, other immunizations, worm medicines or flea control?

A: Yes, just be sure to ask us when you contact us for the current rates.

Mission statement and Goals

 “Respect for life, striving to reverse universal acceptance of killing as a solution to pet overpopulation by using low cost spay and neuter, education, and community involvement.” Euthanasia is not the solution to pet overpopulation. By offering low cost spay and neuter, TNR program, education, pet adoption and community involvement we can all help with pet overpopulation

At present time there are no options in our area to have animals spayed or neutered, I am opening a free or low cost spay and neuter for Sequatchie county and surrounding counties to help with our over population of homeless animals. This area has a high population of feral cats so there will be a TNR service available. Grant money would go towards medical equipment, Neighborhood Cat Traps, and funds set aside to help pay for those that can not pay to have their animals spayed or neutered. The funds would also be used for transport of animals for those in rural areas that have no means to get to the facility and for the TNR program. 

This has been a burden on my heart for 12 years and have saved my own money and started this endeavor to open a low cost spay/neuter facility. I have been doing animal rescue from my home for the past 11 years and have placed around 200 animals to their forever home, and at this present time I still have 24 animals looking for their forever homes. This has been a passion and a goal for a long time. Thank you. 

Quotes and Poem

“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Such short little lives our pets have to spend with us, and they spend most of it waiting for us to come home each day.” – John Grogan

“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” – Anatole France

“No Matter how little money and how few possessions, you own, having a dog makes you rich.” – Louis Sabin


The Reason

By: Kim Senke-Rocka

I would’ve died that day if not for you.

I would’ve given up on life if not for your kind eyes.

I would’ve used my teeth in fear if not for your gentle hands.

I would have left this life believing that all humans don’t care

Believing there is no such thing as fur that isn’t matted

skin that isn’t flea bitten

good food and enough of it

beds to sleep on

someone to love me

to show me I deserve love just because I exist.

Your kind eyes, your loving smile, your gentle hands

Your big heart saved me…

You saved me from the terror of the pound,

Soothing away the memories of my old life.

You have taught me what it means to be loved.

I have seen you do the same for other dogs like me.

I have heard you ask yourself in times of despair

Why you do it

When there is no more money, no more room, no more homes

You open your heart a little bigger, stretch the money a little tighter

Make just a little more room…to save one more like me.

I tell you with the gratitude and love that shines in my eyes

In the best way I know how

Reminding you why you go on trying…

I am the reason

The dogs before me are the reason

As are the ones who come after.

Our lives would’ve been wasted, our love never given

We would die if not for you.

Help Our Cause

Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions. Your generous donation will fund our mission. Donations by check can be mailed to P.O Box 220 Dunlap, TN 37327

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