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Synonyms for neutering

the sterilization of an animal

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By spaying and neutering cats, she added, "we can make their lives better, in the sense that an altered animal is usually a lot healthier and less likely to have some of the behavior problems that people complain about, like the fighting and the spraying.
Information on the importance of spaying and neutering companion animals, in connection with World Spay Day or at any other time, is available from MN SNAP.
As part of the month's activities, Animals Lebanon is also holding presentations at schools to teach students about the advantages of owning pets and about spaying and neutering.
Dog Behaviorist, TV Star and founder of the Cesar Millan Foundation, Cesar Millan, backs the program's efforts to raise awareness on the importance of spaying and neutering pets.
During the week, students perform surgery there, and on Fridays the space is used to provide spaying and neutering for animals from shelters throughout Central Massachusetts.
Winans said her organization and other nonprofit groups in the area will not be able to meet the demand for spaying and neutering created by the closure of Eugene's clinic.
I am all for the spaying and neutering of dogs that are not show dogs or purebreds, etc.
The clinic enables the organization to travel to convenient locations to offer pet owners affordable spaying and neutering along with rabies vaccines and microchipping.
For the last two weeks in February, Brynn Capella will be holding a special promotion to raise awareness about Tree House's meaningful work, and also bring to light the importance of spaying and neutering your animal.
Beckwith said that there are roughly 75,000 homeless cats in Worcester County, and spaying and neutering helps by cutting down the need for already bogged-down shelters.
Most people understand that spaying and neutering not only prevent health problems and make animals better companions, but are the responsible things to do in a community where thousands of `surplus' cats and dogs are killed every year.
Opponents said spaying and neutering could harm dogs' health without effectively reducing aggression, and they said irresponsible owners who let their dogs roam or attack people are unlikely to obey such a law.
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio -- Petland stores nationwide will observe National Pet Month beginning May 1 as each store continues to do its part to help promote the spaying and neutering of pets.
Los Angeles County officials are considering requiring spaying and neutering for all dogs, except for registered purebreds whose owners can certify that their dogs passed medical and behavioral tests.