You won’t want to miss this insightful interview! Dr. Karen Becker of Healthy Pets interviewed Dr. Michelle Kutzler of the Department of Animal Science at Oregon State University. Dr. Kutzler is an expert in animal reproductive physiology and has pioneered the use of ovary-sparing spay. This sterilization method removes the uterus but not the ovaries,… Read more
Welcome to Dr. William Thompson from New Mexico Repro at Los Lunas Animal Clinic, Dr. Brad Roach from Best Friends Animal Clinic in Oklahoma and Dr. Moira Drosdovech of Pawsitive Veterinary Care in British Columbia. Thanks for joining the ranks of veterinarians performing ovary-sparing spays.
Congratulations to Dr. Susan Maturo of Animal Medical Center of Watson Park, the 10th veterinary practice to join the list of practices offering ovary-sparing spay, and the first on the East Coast. Large-dog owners seeking this procedure will now have an additional resource. Welcome!
Lots of discussion about the role of hormones (positive and negative) at the Alliance for Contraception in Cats & Dogs international symposium last month, increased by the recent publication of “Pukka’s Promise” (a book about giving our pets the best shot at a long, healthy life, by the author of “Merle’s Door”). Our flyer on… Read more
The World Mastiff Forum has discovered ovary-sparing spay: Online Discussion. Welcome! And please spread the word to guardians of other large and giant-breed dogs! If you’re like us, you’ve seen lots of large and giant-breed dogs (yours and friends) go down to bone cancer ((one foundation staffer has lost two out of three giant-breed dogs… Read more
Welcome to Dr. Kimberley Carlson, DACVS, a board-certified surgeon and the first veterinarian in the San Francisco Bay Area to join the list of veterinarians willing to perform ovary-sparing spay. She joins the the two other Northern California leading-edge veterinarians on the list, Dr. Mack Barney in Fairfield and Dr. Susan Parry in Salinas. She… Read more