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post #11 of 11 (permalink) Old 07-25-2018, 12:37 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by Pawsed View Post
I don't know when you are planning to spay her, but I would wait until she is mature, at least 2. Then her joints should be fully developed.

Spaying or neutering a dog at a young age can increase the chance of hip dysplasia and other health issues.

For reference: https://www.dogsnaturallymagazine.co...ysplasia-dogs/
I was planning on letting her have a couple heat cycles. Good to know about the early spay and more reason to wait. Thsnks!

Mei - DOB 1/15/2018
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