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pomeranian in heat

cthdunn
November 16th, 2003, 12:21 AM
When does a pomeranian go into heat her first time?

Carina
November 16th, 2003, 07:28 AM
On average, about 6 months old. It's best to get her spayed before her first heat; each heat increases chance for mammary cancer.

Lucky Rescue
November 16th, 2003, 11:46 AM
Carina is right.
Also, spaying before the first heat eliminates her chances of getting pyometra - a very serious infection of the uterus that requires emergency surgery and can result in death.