Early spay-neuter refers to the surgical sterilization of 8- to 16- week-old animals. Anesthetic and surgical techniques for the dog and cat are described. Pros and cons of prepubertal gonadectomy are discussed, and the veterinary literature is reviewed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1999|