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Spaying (Ovariohysterectomy) in Cat

What is spaying?

Spaying (Ovariohysterectomy) is the surgical removal of a female (queen) cat’s internal reproductive structures including her ovaries, Fallopian tubes, uterine horns and a section of her uterine body

Why the cat spayed? indication?

  1. Eliminates unwanted pregnancies/kittens
  2. Decreases chance of mammary and uterine tumors
  3. Eliminates heat cycles
  4. Eliminates roaming and behavioral issues
  5. Ability to abort pregnancy if needed or wanted
  6. cats with diabetes or epilepsy should be spayed to prevent hormonal changes that may interfere with medications.

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