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At what age should female dog be fixed

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At what age should female dog be fixed
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Jane Lefler replied 10 years ago.
HiCustomer

To get the most benefit from spaying, it should be done prior to the first heat cycle as this reduces the chance of mammary cancer. The first heat cycle is generally around 6 months of age, so you want to try and do it at 4-5 months of age.

I hope this information is helptul to you.