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Humane Society of Chilton County FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)|
Category: Main -> Spay - Neuter
|· Why should I spay or neuter my pet? |
Each day 10,000 humans are born in the U.S and each day
70,000 puppies and kittens are born, as long as these birth rates
exist, there will never be enough homes for all the animals. As a
result, every year 4 to 6 million animals are euthanized because there
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|· Are there health benefits to spay & neuter?|
Spaying and neutering
can drastically improve your pet's health and life expectancy. The
idea that pets become fat and lazy when they are spayed or neutered is a
myth. Sterilized pets lead healthier, longer lives. [ Back to Top ]
eliminated the possibility of uterine and ovarian cancer and greatly
reduces the risk of breast cancer. Neutering a male reduces the risk of
both prostate enlargement and prostate cancer.
Neutering also will make
your pet more affectionate and less likely to roam, get in fights, or
|· Where can I find low cost spay neuter options?|
The Chilton County Humane Society offers low cost spay/neuter certificates redeemable at the Alabama Spay Neuter Clinic
in Birmingham. The ticket costs are: female dog $40, male dog or female cat $35, and male cat $25.
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Once a month they will pick up in the Humane Society of Chilton County shelter's parking lot, take your pet to Birmingham for the procedure, and bring them back the next day for you pick up.
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