Desexing or neutering your pet is a surgical procedure that prevents them from being able to reproduce.
In male pets it is commonly referred to as “castration”, and in female pets as “speying”. This is the most frequent surgery performed by our vets, and generally your pet is home the same evening after surgery. The most common age to desex your pet is between 4 and 6 months, however they are never too old to be desexed.
There are many benefits to desexing your pet before 6 months. They include:
For further information on desexing your pet please contact one of our team at the clinic.