Introduction: The use of the hook in the ovary hysterectomy in dogs and cats of early age
In the State of Puebla a program of sterilization in early age exists.
From year 2002 to now, within this program, 22,862 sterilizations have been made in early age.
This represents 33% of sterilizations ovary hysterectomies made in the State of Puebla.
The program counts with the participation of 40 surgeons.
The used doses are:
ketamine of 8-10 mg-kg im
xilacina of 25-50 mg-kg im
Hydrochlorate of xilacina
Hook for sterilization
Material for surgery
Absorbable and no absorbable sutures
The hook technique avoids the manipulation of internal organs
The incision is so small that it allows a quick recovery
The healing is less traumatic
Less complications are generated
This technique modifies the belief that the surgery must be made before of the first mammal multiparous
Sterilization in early age:
It avoids the accidental reproduction of the species
It improves the quality of life of the mascots and the population
Aid to the diminution of zoonosis diseases
It avoids the formation of packs reducing the risks of aggressions to the community
Aid to better acceptance of the female mascots
It reduces the number of left litters females
It reduces the number of positive cases of canine rage
Aid to eradicate the cases of human rage disease
This technique is fast, easy and economic