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17 Jul 2006

desperate 2 avoid another phantom pregna
On the 13/7 i asked if anyone knows anything about Phantom pregnancies. Does anyone know anything, any advicewould be greatly appreciated on how to get my dog to accept males she attacks them as soon as they come near her wether she is on heat or not and i would like to avoid another Phantom pregnancy as i beleive it is stressful for my dog to convince herself that she is going to have puppies and when the time comes the milk is there everything except babies. I would like to avoid her being dissappointed for a third time. She is 1 yr six months.
Please help, i;m willing to try anything.
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CyberVet
CyberVet

01 Jan 0001

If your dog is not intended for breeding it is advisable to have her speyed. Once speyed it will be necessary to modify her diet (there are food manufacturers who make food specifically for neutered animals) as neutered animals are less active and therefor require less food. As far as her aggression towards other dogs is concerned it may be a case of her protecting you from them rather than herself. How doe she respond to other dogs when you are not there?
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