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Old 03-22-2004, 04:48 PM
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Originally Posted by sghoul

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.

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.