Does my Male Rabbit or Guinea Pig Need to be Neutered??

                                                                                                  By Christopher Stancel, DVM

rabbit.jpg- Reproductive disorders are not as common in male guinea pigs or rabbits as seen in females.

- Neutering can help to alleviate some behavioral/ aggression issues amongst cage mates but not typically helpful if aggression develops towards humans. 

- Overall, it is more important to spay a female rabbit or guinea pig when compared to neutering a male.