Many myths surround the issue of spaying and neutering dogs and cats. The professionals at Sun City Animal Hospital are here to give you guidance and information, enabling you to make a sound decision regarding your pet.

We explore how spaying and neutering impacts three areas of life:

  • Pets
  • Pet owners
  • The community

Impact on All Pets:

  • Live longer, healthier lives
  • Eliminates or reduces many health problems that are difficult or traumatic to treat

In Females:

  • Eliminates uterine or ovarian cancer
  • Greatly reduces the incidence of breast cancer when spayed before the first heat cycle in dogs

In Males:

  • Eliminates testicular cancer
  • Decreases the incidence of prostate disease

Impact on Pet Owners:
In All Pets:

  • Dogs and cats can exhibit less behavior and temperament issues
  • Eliminates or reduces health problems that are expensive to treat
  • Decreases inter-dog aggression

In Females:

  • Eliminates heat cycle
  • Females in heat can show nervous behavior and attract unwanted males

In Males:

  • Dogs are less likely to mark territory
  • Cats are less likely to spray urine
  • Less likely to roam the neighborhood, run away, or get into fights

Impact on The Community:

  • Reduces the millions of dollars spent to control unwanted, abandoned, and feral animals
  • Gives relief to animal shelters, currently overburdened with animals requiring euthanasia
  • Reduces the nuisance of stray and homeless animals

If you have any questions about our services, please contact us today at 702-228-4411.