Article on neutering/spaying and cancers

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Dr. Watson

Not a wiener- dawg!
Barked: Tue Jul 9, '13 12:38pm PST 
Here's an article on neutering/spaying and early neutering/spaying and cancers -- this one specifically on Golden Retrievers......and it's peer-reviewed! Neutering Dogs: Effects on Joint Disorders and Cancers in Golden Retrievers

Whippy- The- Whipador
Barked: Tue Jul 9, '13 12:53pm PST 
That's the one I linked to a few months ago Watson - here. I think it's worth posting again though as I think it's an informative article that I found quite interesting.
Dr. Watson

Not a wiener- dawg!
Barked: Tue Jul 9, '13 1:06pm PST 
Sorry for the double post, but you know what a Golden nut I am!
laugh out loud)


I'm Not a Pit- Bull
Barked: Tue Jul 9, '13 8:02pm PST 
Here is a good article I found. It’s worth a read.

Bigger is Better
Barked: Sat Jul 13, '13 9:28pm PST 
This is just one reason I will never neuter Mervyn. Loss of testosterone is directly related to heart disease, heart attack, stroke, cardiovascular disease, senile dementia, and hip fracture. Here is a really good link: