Though the question still remains: At what age should you spay or neuter a dog?
... owner or guardian should be spayed or castrated before adoption into a new
home as one .... veterinarians (and owners) hesitate to spay a female while she is
in active estrus, anyway. ... It's almost like an urban legend that gets perpetuated.
A spay surgery sterilizes and prevents female dogs from getting pregnant by ...
She can be spayed any time after eight weeks of age, and preferably before her
first ... but generally speaking the dog should not eat for at least eight hours
Should you spay your female dog? ... If your dog is spayed before 2.5 years old,
she is less likely to develop mammary tumors, the most common malignant ...
When he got his annual exam and shots, the vet said to leave him unneutered
until he was two years old as "large-boned dogs get cancer if they are neutered ...
Spaying your pet before her first heat offers the best protection from these
diseases. ... For dogs: While the traditional age for neutering is six to nine months
, puppies as young as eight weeks ... It's possible to spay a female cat while she's
in heat. ... Your veterinary clinic will provide pre-surgical advice that you shoul...
How old does my dog need to be? Recently, the ... Should my female dog go into
heat before she's spayed? No, by doing so before ... Just like humans, dogs gain
weight if they're eating too much or not getting enough exercise. Provide your ...
Feb 17, 2011 ... For both male and female Rotties spayed or neutered before one .... well-being,
and what steps you can take now to optimize her health throughout her life. ...
Your dog should be old enough to be a balanced individual both ...
How young can a female cat/dog get pregnant? ... For many reasons, it is
important to spay or neuter BEFORE the first litter is born - before six months. ...
Your animal will not get fat and lazy after being spayed or neutered unless you
It is currently being used experimentally in the USA to lower stray dog ... During
most of my career, it was a given that all pets should be neutered. .... Spay-neuter
before one year of age significantly increases the development of these tumors.
Animals can be miserable -- and make you miserable -- when they are in heat. ...
All the medical evidence suggests a dog should be spayed before her first heat.