Ovariohysterectomy (spaying) and castration (neutering) of cats at the appropriate age, help cats to live longer lives, with less potential for illnesses. We can help limit the number of animals in shelters, as well by preventing unwanted pregnancies.
What is spaying or neutering?
Spaying and neutering your cat means they are sterile and can no longer reproduce. With males, their testicles are removed and females have their uterus and ovaries removed.
When should I neuter/spay my cat?
6 months is the ideal time to spay or neuter your cat.
What is the procedure to spay/neuter a cat?
Spaying is an abdominal surgery, where their uterus and ovaries are removed. Neutering is a procedure where both testicles are removed.