Pet Spay / Neuter in Long Beach, CA

With a team of highly-qualified professionals at Signal Hill Pet Hospital, we offer spaying and neutering services for dogs and cats. Spaying and neutering your pets can improve their overall health and well being. 

Call us today at (562) 597-5533 to schedule your pet’s next appointment.

Spaying and neutering your dogs and cats offer a multitude of benefits, both for the animals and their owners, as well as for society at large. One of the primary reasons to spay or neuter pets is to help control the pet homelessness crisis, significantly reducing the number of healthy dogs and cats euthanized each year due to overpopulation. Here are key benefits summarized from several sources:

Medical and Health Benefits:

  • Longer, Healthier Lives: Spaying female pets can prevent uterine infections and significantly decrease the risk of breast cancer, which is malignant in a significant percentage of dogs and cats. Neutering male pets prevents testicular cancer and some prostate problems​.
  • Decreased Risk of Certain Diseases: Spaying can protect female dogs and cats from potentially serious health issues, while neutering males can eliminate the risk of testicular cancer and reduce the risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia​.

Behavioral Benefits:

  • Reduced Urge to Roam: Neutered males are less likely to roam away from home, reducing the risk of injury or fights​​.
  • Decreased Aggression: Neutering can lead to less aggression and a more even temperament due to hormone changes​.
  • Prevention of Marking and Spraying: Spaying or neutering can reduce or eliminate spraying and marking behaviors in both dogs and cats​.
  • Less Likely to Mount: Dogs are less likely to mount other dogs, people, and inanimate objects post-neutering​.

Timing and Considerations:

It’s crucial to discuss with your veterinarian the best time to spay or neuter your pet, considering factors such as breed, age, and health status. This conversation ensures that you’re making an informed decision that benefits your pet’s overall well-being and aligns with your circumstances.

Call us today at (562) 597-5533 to schedule your pet’s next appointment.

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Testimonials

I booked a dog boarding at this pet care center and we were completely satisfied. The process was quick and easy, the environment was great and my puppy loved all the friendly and caring people.

Natasha C.

The center was easy to reach out when we wanted to book an appointment. The staff were experienced, friendly and caring and they treat my little kitty with the best attention. Thank you so much!

Katherine M.

The center was easy to reach out when we wanted to book an appointment. The staff were experienced, friendly and caring and they treat my little kitty with the best attention. Thank you so much!

Katherine M.

The center was easy to reach out when we wanted to book an appointment. The staff were experienced, friendly and caring and they treat my little kitty with the best attention. Thank you so much!

Katherine M.

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If you have any question regarding our services, we encourage you to schedule an appointment or phone consultation with one of our staff or visit our office. We are pleased to offer all types of pet care services for the needs of your family.

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3449 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Signal Hill, CA 90755

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