A Plethora of Pus: All About Pyometra in Pets

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One of the biggest health risks associated with having a dog or cat who has not been spayed is the development of a pyometra. Infection of the uterus itself, pyometra is one of the most common reproductive problems we diagnose in pets at Oakhurst Veterinary Hospital. Besides being common, it is also potentially fatal. Pyometra is nothing for pet owners to ignore!