Will the surgery make my pet fat?

Removing the ovaries and the testicles does affect metabolism. Many animals do tend to gain weight, so a diet must be closely regulated. As with humans, regular exercise and reasonable food intake will help maintain a healthy weight.

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1. Why should I spay or neuter my pet?
2. What is spay and neuter?
3. When should a dog or cat be spayed or neutered?
4. Will spaying or neutering change my pet's personality?
5. Is the operation painful?
6. Will the surgery make my pet fat?
7. How much does a spay or neuter cost?