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How old is to old to spay my female cat Will she ever stop

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How old is to old to spay my female cat?
Will she ever stop going into heat?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Debbie replied 5 years ago.


There isn't really a set age that is "too old" to spay a cat. I would certainly say that 7 or 8 isn't too old if she is in good health. Cats are induced ovulators which mean they are continually in heat.


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