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|08-11-2010, 05:18 PM||#1|
Join Date: Mar 2010
SPAYED? now or later????
Hi everyone, My little Sophia is 8 months old now and im just not sure if i should spay her now or if i should wait.....maybe i should mention she has 1 pair of double teeth on the bottom. So my vet said he would pull them when he spayed her. So in that case should i do it now rather then later or is it healthier to wait it out??? im so confused!!! My other yorkie passed away at 14 1/2 and 14 years ago the thing was to do it before the turned 1 now im hearing different things.....thank you so so much for reading all of this:confused
|08-11-2010, 05:47 PM||#2|
YT 500 Club Member
Join Date: May 2010
Location: the good 'ol South
I plan to spay asap. I want to wait until around 6 months, though, but definitely before she comes into heat. I also plan to have any retained baby teeth removed at the same time.
|08-11-2010, 06:09 PM||#3|
I ♥ my girls!
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: With My Yorkies
Rosie was 7 months old when she had surgery. I think it was a good time for her.
Momma to three sweet Yorkie girls Rosie Marie, Mikki Leigh , and Lily Mae Grace!
|08-11-2010, 06:11 PM||#4|
Join Date: Jun 2010
Piper is 21 weeks old and I plan to spay her shortly after she hits 6 months.
Rikki ~ Mommy to two amazing (human) children ~Lucy the great Dane ~
Piper the Maltese/Yorkie mix 3/19/10-6/28/11 gone too soon
|08-11-2010, 06:11 PM||#5|
T. Bumpkins & Co.
Donating YT Member
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: New England
I spayed my dog Daisy at about 4 months old, and that was a little early. I would not wait. Dogs who are spayed before their first heat will pretty much avoid breast/mammary cancer so that is a major advantage to spaying.
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