neutering

He had one “male” cat and in 21 weeks he had 17

This anonymous guy had what he thought was one male cat named Oscar. Oscar was unneutered and pregnant. She gave…

3 months ago

Do private practice veterinarians desex cats later than shelters and if so why?

I have just been informed by the authors of a study on the impacts of pet cats on Australian wildlife…

3 months ago

Man tried to do a DIY cat castration

Do you become as enraged as I do by stories like this? This is the extraordinary story of an unqualified…

10 months ago

Near 100% spaying and neutering of domestic cats would put back cat domestication

Introduction: the spaying and neutering of cats is a good thing for obvious reasons. This article is not against spaying…

1 year ago

Cat: “Where r my balls?” Text video

Have you seen this? It's clever; making a video out of text messages on Facebook. It raises that philosophical question…

2 years ago

Are intact cats better hunters?

This is a follow up to Elisa's article about a man who kept his cats intact (i.e. not neutered or…

2 years ago

Does neutering cats stunt growth?

Neutering male cats does not stunt their growth. This is made clear in a number of reference works that I…

2 years ago

What percentage of cats in the UK are neutered?

In 2012, 86% of cats were spayed and neutered in the UK (RSPCA). In 2017, 90% of cats were spayed…

3 years ago

Increased Female Cat Spaying is the Principal Answer to Cat Population Control

An RSPCA report states that in order for the domestic cat population to be stable (i.e. neither increasing or decreasing)…

4 years ago

How to take care of a male cat after neutering?

I'd suggest that you do next to nothing out of the ordinary except use your common sense and watch your…

4 years ago