In order to ensure that family cats and dogs are in good health, it’s important to take them for regular visits to the veterinarian. In addition to being spayed and neutered, both cats and dogs need regular wellness check-ups along with other types of preventative care. This includes ensuring that a pet’s oral hygiene is addressed.
The Importance of Spaying or Neutering PetsIt’s important to note that in order to ensure cats and dogs don’t become pregnant is to have them spayed or neutered. This is the only totally effective method of birth control. Cats and dogs can actually become pregnant as soon as they are five months old. According to SpayUSA.org, it’s a good idea for cats and dogs to be spayed before they have their first litter.
Fertile dogs, for example, can give birth to an average of two litters a year. Each litter may consist of anywhere from six to ten puppies. These puppies can be spayed or neutered as soon as they are two months old. Over t