neutering

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Synonyms for neutering

the sterilization of an animal

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Not everyone with a pet is totally convinced spaying or neutering is the right thing to do.
The group trapped 41 feral or stray cats earlier this month and brought them to the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, where they received anesthesia, an exam, spaying or neutering, rabies and distemper shots, treatment for parasites, antibiotics and painkillers.
Euthanasia not only seemed wrong but didn't address the problem: Without spaying or neutering, new strays or feral cats would add to the growing street population.
Most people are aware that spaying or neutering your pet helps overpopulation, but what they don't know is that it helps to prevent breast cancer in both dogs and cats.
Animals placed from the shelter aren't really sold, but the county recoups the cost of inoculations and spaying or neutering with the minimum amounts charged.
The fees include spaying or neutering, initial vaccines and an examination from a participating veterinarian.
I am not negative on the concept of spaying or neutering, but the vast majority of animals come from breeders who won't be affected by this law.
Cats and dogs will be available for adoption at the Fall Festival for $27 each, which includes the costs of spaying or neutering, the first series of vaccinations and a checkup by a veterinarian.
The ordinance requires pet owners to pay for spaying or neutering, about $25 per animal, and would be enforced with the help of five new Los Angeles Animal Services officers, said David.
Commissioners endorsed the billboards earlier this year in an attempt to educate people of the fatal consequences of not spaying or neutering their cats and dogs.
4) Animal control officials hope continuing efforts to educate owners on the importance of spaying or neutering their pets can someday make a dent in the seemingly endless number of strays put to sleep in city shelters.
Laurie Bernie now spends her full time caring for the animals and taking them to the veterinarian for shots and spaying or neutering in preparation for placement in homes.
There is an adoption fee for spaying or neutering and vaccines.
Mercy Crusade will pay all additional fees, including initial vaccinations and spaying or neutering costs.
Donation includes first year of kitten shots, spaying or neutering of adult cats.