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Old 03-22-2004, 04:48 PM
jayjay jayjay is offline
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Originally Posted by sghoul
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I tink they cut the balls off for behavioral and health reasons. If you leave em on, they will still have the urge to hump things.

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Yep. Both testicles and ovaries are endocrine glands as well as being the producers of gametes. They don't need a duct to dump their hormones, so cutting the vas deferens or tying the fallopian tubes won't do squat to keep the hormones from influencing behavior. They have to come OUT.