“At some point, most of us with an interest in dogs will have to consider whether or not to spay / neuter our pet. Tradition holds that the benefits of doing so at an early age outweigh the risks. Often, tradition holds sway in the decision-making process even after countervailing evidence has accumulated.” – Larry S. Katz, PhD Associate Professor and Chair Animal Sciences Rutgers University
Read the very thorough research results prepared by Laura J. Sanborn, M.S. Long-Term Health Risks and Benefits Associated with Spay – Neuter in Dogs – Laura J. Sanborn, M.S.