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Neutering Dogs – Some Myths and Truths

Published on October 31, 2011 By Alex

Myth. Neutered males and females become fat. Truth. There may be some changes to the metabolic rate after neutering, but they don’t necessarily imply weight gain and not all dogs are affected by it. If a dog becomes overweight as a direct result of neutering, lower his food intake slightly and increase his exercise – […]

Neutering Dogs – The Effects on Female Dogs That Have Been Spayed

Published on October 16, 2011 By Alex

The female dog’s reproductive system is composed of suspensory ligaments, ovaries, oviducts, horns of the uterus, uterus, cervix, and vagina. When a female is spayed, an ovariohysterectomy is performed. This means the removal of the ovaries, oviducts, uterine horns and uterus. Physical Effects of Neutering Spaying/neutering prevents the female from falling pregnant, eliminates the twice […]