How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Loretta Your Own Question
Dr. Loretta
Dr. Loretta, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 28286
Experience:  25 years of experience in surgery and internal medicine.
16881297
Type Your Dog Veterinary Question Here...
Dr. Loretta is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

My two sibling 8 month old pit- puppies, mated apx. One hour

Customer Question

Hello, my two sibling 8 month old pit-bull puppies, mated apx. One hour ago, they were stuck for about a minute. This is her first heat about 1 and a half weeks in. What can I do to prevent (terminate ) possible pregnancy. I actually had planned on having the male fixed this week. Help please
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Loretta replied 1 year ago.

Good Morning and welcome! I am Dr. Loretta, a licensed veterinarian and I am happy to answer your question.

Unfortunately, there is no safe way to terminate a pregnancy without possibly damaging the female. With any luck, she will not take but if she does, either allow her to have the puppies or spay her along with the make. I wish we did have the "mismate injection" but the side effects of this can be very bad for your girl...

No need to cry...there are alternatives.

Does that make sense to you?

Please let me know if you have ANY other questions. My goal is to give you 100% satisfaction and if you are not yet satisfied, please REPLY so I can clarify for you.

Sincerely, ***** *****