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Old 07-20-2011, 12:06 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by recklesshoundog View Post
I think your vet is correct that it does happen as they get older....much as it does in women. One thing I think is you re going to have to wait abit after the heat cycle for everything to get back to normal size before spaying if I recall correctly.

Love frenchies!!!
the vet at the clinic I work at actually recommends waiting two months after the dog starts bleeding before spaying. she said it's a lot safer at that point and will cut down the amount of bleeding during surgery. you can of course do it before then, but certain risks are higher. I know they actually charge more for the surgery if your dog is still in heat

frenchies are adorable, my friend has 2 and I just love them
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