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Q. I have an 8yr old doberman bitch, at the vets on Monday they advised me to get her neutered. Can you tell me why this is so important :(

Answered By
ZANETA KRASON

A. With age she will be more and more predisposed to pyometra, which is a life threatening condition and which should be treated surgicaly. Also mammary gland tumors can occur. It's better for her to spay her now when she is in a good condition and there is limited anaesthetic risk.


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