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Thread: How long after whelping...?
11-30-2010, 01:50 PM #1
How long after whelping...?
How long after whelping does a bitch go into heat?
12-01-2010, 02:36 AM #2
4 to 6 months.
12-03-2010, 11:59 AM #3
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If you spay her.. never. :)
12-03-2010, 03:23 PM #4Banned
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Usually about 4 months
12-03-2010, 04:09 PM #5
She was a VERY pregnant rescue, if I recall correctly. She shouldn't be going back into heat already. If you're looking for a good time to spay, when the pups are 8-10 weeks old is a good rule of thumb.
12-03-2010, 06:38 PM #7
Her appointment to be spayed is in January, but she's been acting a bit more frisky and I was simply curious because I couldn't find a solid answer anywhere else. I attribute her behavior to having recently weaned and she's actually getting some nutrients for herself now.
I own an unaltered male, but I don't think I'll have to worry about her going into heat before being spayed. Thanks for the replies.
12-03-2010, 06:38 PM #8
Most females will go 4 months after whelping, to still be 6 months after their heat. I do know some bully breed females that have gone into heat a mere 4 weeks after whelping, but they are rare cases.
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