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Spaying and neutering are both procedures used to sterilize animals like dogs and cats, but spaying refers to the procedure done to female animals while neutering is the corresponding process for males. Spaying involves ... More »

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The general consensus among dog care experts is that it is advisable to neuter older dogs to protect them from age-related diseases. Adults dogs that are overweight have a small risk of experiencing post-operative compli... More »

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It is generally believed that the earlier a dog is neutered, the better it is for them, and the easier it is for the dog to make a quick recovery from the surgery. Most dogs are ready to be neutered at around two months ... More »

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To find free spay and neutering clinics visit a local vet clinic or ask a local rescue. There are many organizations who spay or neuter animals for free or a nominal fee. More »

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You can find information about spay and neuter vouchers from animal protection organizations such as SpayUSA and Be The Solution. Individual city or county animal control services may also provide spay and neuter voucher... More »

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Camels reproduce by copulating during breeding season after the males compete for dominance. After a gestation period of 12 to 14 months, the female gives birth to a calf that weighs up to 80 pounds and that can stand an... More »

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All species of crabs reproduce by laying eggs, but the females and males still need to mate to fertilize the eggs. During mating, the male crab carries the female on his back for up to two weeks, after which the female s... More »

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