False Pregnancies In Dogs

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She may become territorial and protective of these “puppies”, which can actually cause problems for some households. Sometimes, vets recommend cutting back their food intake to reduce milk production. If you have no intention of breeding your dog, the best and most responsible thing to do is have her spayed. Having a dog spayed may also prevent any secondary illness and diseases in the future as well.

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What To Do If You Find a Pit Bull

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It may feel threatened, and animals that feel threatened instinctually protect themselves. For example, the petting a dog’s tail; an abuser may have done something violent to the dog’s tail, and the dog may try to protect itself when you touch it there. You can have this done at a vet’s office or at a shelter. There are programs that exist that make costly vaccines and spaying/neutering affordable. • As a breed, pit bulls have a bad rap.