Cat Neutering & Spaying

Should you spay or neuter your cat? Stay informed about cat reproductive health and the process involved for spaying or neutering your cat to keep infections at bay and prevent unwanted litters.

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Do Cats Get Periods? Kind of—Here's What a Vet Says
Your female feline has some telltale signs that life is about to change—fast!
How to Tell When a Cat Is Ready to Give Birth, So You Can Support Your Little Mama on the Big Day
Cat birth is called queening, and the good news is that your queen-to-be will do most of the work herself.
Everything You Need to Know About How to Neuter a Cat and Why You May Want to Consider This Veterinary Procedure
A veterinarian explains why neutering is important for male kittens, the best age range, and the procedure process.
Here's How Long & How Often Cats Are in Heat
Without being spayed, female cats will go into heat for several days every few weeks.
Here's How To Tell if Your Cat Is Pregnant
Cats sometimes get morning sickness, too. That’s one sign she could be pregnant, along with weight gain, but your veterinarian will be able to help you know for sure.

More Neutering & Spaying

How Long Are Cats Pregnant?
Compared to humans, cats aren't pregnant for very long. But that means you might not find out until days before the due date.
Here's the Best Time to Spay or Neuter Your Cat
While cats don't have to be spayed or neutered as kittens, doing so can help your cat lead a longer life—and maybe spare you some behavior problems.