The Humane Society of Highlands County

       7321 Haywood Taylor Blvd, Sebring FL, 33876 (863)-655-1522






                          Benefits of Spay and Neuter

 

Spaying or neutering can help your pet live a longer, healthier life. Studies show that altering a dog or cat reduces the risk of certain cancers and other diseases. Read on for a list of some of the benefits of spay/neutering your pet.

 

It can improve temperment. Spay and neuter pets are often less aggressive.

 

Keeps pets from roaming in search of a mate; pet is less likely to be hit by a car or catch a diseases from another animal.

 

Helps you community by limiting animal overpoulation.

Millions of dogs and cats across America are euthanized every year, struggle as strays or end up unwanted in animals shelters. Your pets offspring could be amoung them.

 

Reduces the urge to fight with other animals; protects pets from bite wounds.

 

Reduces spraying (marking territory with urine)

 

Saves you money and time that would be spent on raising puppies or kittens.

 

The cost of spay/neuter surgery pales in comparison.

 

 

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