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Old August 31st, 2007, 10:22 AM
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castration

I have a 6 mth old male teckel and was wondering when is the best time to castrate him.
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Old August 31st, 2007, 10:30 AM
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I would think at six months it is safe, but best to check with your vet.
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Old August 31st, 2007, 12:48 PM
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Vets will neuter dogs at six months of age and some may neuter sooner. Welcome to pets.ca btw ~ we would love to see pictures of your Doxie and hear more about him.
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Old August 31st, 2007, 05:21 PM
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OH,it's a Doxie,I was wondering what a Teckel was,sounded like something exotic
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Old August 31st, 2007, 07:38 PM
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That's okay Chico I had to Google "teckel" to find out that a teckel is a hunting Doxie.
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Old September 1st, 2007, 08:14 AM
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A hunting little Doxie,I have a hard time picturing that,but maybe those little legs are quicker than I think
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Old September 1st, 2007, 09:33 PM
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At my vet we start to do castrations and OVH at 6 mnts no sooner then that. most human sociteys will do it sooned to help with animal population. Amber
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