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Can my dog have an abortion its her first heat and a ...

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Can my dog have an abortion its her first heat and a outside dog got to her when she was let out into the back yard to use the bathroom, she is only 11 mths old and i wanted to wait maybe 5 years.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  NancyH replied 9 years ago.
You can read here about pregnancy termination in the dog
She is young to have a litter but five would be old to have one. Usually dogs are bred at about the third heat which is 18-24 months old.
I'd suggest discussing options with your vet right away.
Hope this helps you!