of the Female dog
of the female dog is undertaken to control the unwanted
pregnancy by crossing of some unknown or country
or non-descript dogs. The spaying of the dog reduces
the aggressiveness of the dog. By spaying, one can
reduce the incidences of the commonly encountered
reproductive diseases like pyometra.
also helps to control the population in case of
stray animals and many nations are doing these operations
by removing the ovaries from the female animals.
Experienced veterinarians are required to do the
spaying in case of female dogs and the postoperative
care is to be given more emphasis. If proper control
measures are not taken after the surgical operation
for the removal of ovary, then the infections may
start setting in and the animal may end up in development
of peritonitis and then toxemia sets in, causing
unwanted health problems.
of the dog may finally occur, if the dog is not
provided an effective and proper veterinary care.
A female dog that is spayed before the occurrence
of first heat will have almost a zero chance of
development of mammary cancer, which is more common
with the dogs that are not spayed.
female dog generally comes to heat once in eight
months or so. During the heat occurrence, there
is bleeding from vagina and the dog may cross with
the unwanted male and the spaying activity prevents
all these. In case of aged dogs, the dog may often
get signs of increased thirst, anorexia, vomiting
etc. that are so common with pyometra.
means the presence of pus in the uterus. Once pyometra
occurs, it involves many discomforts to the animal
in addition to the cost factor involved for the
therapy also. Such pyometra is totally prevented
by spaying because in the case of spaying, you are
removing both ovaries and the uterus.