Neutering of Pets

New scientific data about the effects of neutering on pets are continually emerging.
Three recent open-access articles on this topic might catch your interest:

  • A study from the UK discovered that the age at spay is not associated with urinary incontinence in bitches:
  • Our Danish colleagues published a paper “Neutering increases the risk of obesity in male dogs but not in bitches”
  • A paper from Australia raises the question of the shrinking of the gene pool with widespread neutering of pets. They propose a new model whereby responsible owners and breeders work together to produce dogs most suited for life as human companions:
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