MYTH: Spaying will make my pet fat.
FACT: Only too much food and not enough exercise leads to an overweight animal.
MYTH: Spaying and Neutering will hurt my animal.
FACT: The surgery is performed by licensed veterinarians. All the risks associated with pregnancy and births are eliminated.
MYTH: My pet should have one litter before spaying.
FACT: It is better for your pet NOT to have a litter or a heat period before being spayed.
Spay and Neuter has the following health and behavioral advantages:
-Eliminates sexual frustration and fighting
-Stops or reduces cats from spraying foul smelling urine in the house
-Eliminates the pacing and crying of female cats while in heat
-Reduces the risk of prostate problems and testicular tumors
-Decreases the possibility of mammary tumors
-Eliminates the common problem of uterine cancer
-Increases overall life expectancy