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It is frequent owners of cats often do not even think of that how many problems the matured pet can bring. Also do not understand why to castrate cats and to sterilize cats until the animal who went mad from sexual hunting begins to spoil furniture and to mark curtains. And it is even worse — will jump out in a window in search of love affairs and either will break, or will die on the street, hit car or broken off by stray dogs.
Many owners of cat's consider that cats are only castrated, and will sterilize cats. It's not true. Castration — the procedure of full removal of gonads at of both sexes, at cats delete testicles, at cats, respectively, ovaries. After the performed operation at animals the ability to reproduction of posterity vanishes and sexual aggression stops. And also at males the habit to mark the territory vanishes, at females signs of a techka disappear and production of sex hormones stops.
For females there are two types of castration:
Sterilization — band surgery after which the animal loses reproductive ability. At the same time production of sex hormones and sexual hunting remain as during the procedure gonads are not removed, and pipes at cats and semyavyvodyashchy channels at cats tie uterine.
From the point of view of veterinarians, operation on sterilization — absolutely senseless procedure. For correction of behavior and maintaining health of both cats, and cats castration is recommended.
Both sterilization, and castration have the following contraindications:
Before the procedure it is necessary to conduct full examination of the pet and to consult with the veterinarian.
After castration/sterilization because of reduction of production of sex hormones, in an organism of the pet there are irreversible changes. procedure Pluses:
carry To minuses:
According to veterinarians, operation has to be performed to the first sexual relations. Ideal age 8−12 months and at any age are considered further if there are no contraindications. The veterinarian in the conditions of clinic surely has to perform operation. After the procedure the owner has to observe strictly all recommendations about postoperative leaving.
The decision on castration/sterilization is accepted by the owner proceeding from the interests of an animal. The main thing in this question — to rely on reason, but not on emotion.