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Maybe the Bob Barker Foundation can help.

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Umm... ok, but I have to warn you that if yer going to look over my shoulder, you need to bring hot chocolate and an open mind. I wear sometimes wear PJ's that time of night....

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Are you sure you can afford that? Spay and neuter fees are waaaaay up in the last few years

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All of the above--and go ahead and get it started now and you can finish it in stages.
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That is so disrespectful ... to vets.

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You can't spay or neuter parasites.

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