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Why spay or neuter my pet?

Jim Johnson   July 7, 2012   Comments Off on Why spay or neuter my pet?

Q) Aside from pet overpopulation issues, are there reasons to spay or neuter my pet? A) Yes, there are health issues in both male and female animals that can be prevented through spay/neuter. In female dogs and cats, spaying before the first heat reduces the risk of mammary tumors (breast cancer) by 95% or greater. After one heat, there is… Read more »