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18 Jul 2006

Dog sterilsation
My miniature dobermann is menustrating for the first time and it is really quite messy any suggestions on how can a get rid of the messyness and can I have her sterilized, do they still menustrate and do the op make them fat.
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CyberVet
cybervet

01 Jan 0001

During spaying of female dogs the whole of the uterus and the ovaries are removed and this stops them from having "seasons" in future. Neutered animals do become less active and if they continue to eat the same amoun of food they will put on weight. Some dog and cat food manufacturers now make food for neutered animals. Talk to your vet about this as they will be able to supply you.
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