Search Search Search Topic (-) Animal Care Surgery Programs & Operations Patient Care Starting a Program Keeping Pets in Homes (-) Spay/Neuter Animal Health Active FiltersAnimal Care Group 9 Spay/Neuter Group 9 Clear All Shelter Guidelines: Spay/Neuter Learn about the Association of Shelter Veterinarians' shelter guidelines for spay/neuter surgeries and programs. New Research Shows Ovarian Pedicle Tie Safe in Feline Spay Surgery Learn more about spaying female cats with the ovarian pedicle tie (OPT) technique, which can be performed 30% faster than traditional sutures with comparable hemorrhaging risks. Definition and History of Pediatric Spay/Neuter Read about the history of spay/neuter in general, and the definition of pediatric S/N. Dealing With Concerns About Pediatric Spay/Neuter Need help understanding and responding to concerns about pediatric spay and neuter? This is the resource for you! ASPCA Statement of Support for Veterinarians Considering Megestrol Acetate as a Temporary Contraceptive for Female Cats During COVID-19 Read the ASPCA’s statement of support for veterinarians considering megestrol acetate as a temporary contraceptive for female cats during the COVID-19 crisis.