spay and neuter
Happy World Spay Day: Time To Get It Done
With overpopulated shelters and rescues, World Spay Day brings awareness to the problem, encouraging pet owners to spay and neuter their pet dogs and cats.
Myths And Facts About Spaying And Neutering
Don't believe the myths, learn the facts. It's always a good thing to spay and neuter.
The History Of Spaying And Neutering Pets
Spaying and neutering are considered part of being a responsible pet owner today, but that wasn't always true. We've made positive strides in the last few decades.
Cropping Out Cruelty: Ear Cropping And Tail Docking Is Useless And Cruel
Despite arguments and past practices to the contrary, cropping a dog’s ears and docking his tail are cosmetic surgeries with very little health benefits.
Good For Everyone: Why Spaying & Neutering Is Important
Spaying and neutering your dog is an effective means of population control, but it also benefits your pooch in a variety of ways, including reduced risks of cancer and more.
Why mandatory spay and neuter laws don’t work
Editorial: “Okay, so we just force people to spay and neuter their pets to solve the overpopulation problem — that’ll work, right?” No, it won’t, and here are seven reasons why.
What dog breeds do the most digging?
Dogs dig for several reasons, including retrieving prey and foraging for food; find out which breeds are the most likely to dig, and how to curb this behavior.
National Shelter Appreciation Week 2013
Established by the Humane Society in 1996, this week encourages people to get involved with local animal rescues and shelters; find out how you can help and build awareness.
Adoption can be just a conversation away
After almost unwittingly buying a puppy mill pooch, perspective adopters do their homework and patiently seek out the perfect dog for their home and family.
Coming soon: Non-surgical dog neutering
Getting a male dog fixed just got easier, thanks to a new procedure that neuters the animal via a syringe injection that does not require risky surgery.
Houston’s dirty, furry secret
It’s the largest city in the Lone Star State, and Houston’s stray dog and cat population is out of control; meet one of several groups trying to make a difference.
Spay Day brings awareness to pet overpopulation problem
An estimated 4 million dogs and cats are euthanized in shelters each year -- a number that could be reduced if people spayed and neutered their pet animals.
Former ‘Bachelor’ star to help control dog population
Prince Lorenzo Borghese isn’t just a former star of the reality-TV series The Bachelor, he’s also a prominent animal-rights advocate.
What to expect after dog is fixed?
My pups are going in for spay/neuter surgery. Should I expect "normal behavior" once the anesthesia wears off? How about long term?
Dog birth control
I've heard about birth control pills and implants for dogs. Are these safe alternatives to spaying and neutering?
Is spaying/neutering painful?
Is the spay or neuter operation painful?
Why Spay & Neuter
The surgery has many benefits other than preventing unwanted puppies.
Spaying or neutering your dog
Many people think of their dog as a member of their family, a companion and a friend.
Animal crusader takes on overcrowded animal shelters
California to rule on healthy pets act