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Fake dog testicles help pet owners accept neutering

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Sherri Shao's miniature pinscher Stitch sits in his navy blue carseat. Stitch is one of over 250,000 animals that have been implanted with fake testicles, known as Neuticles. (Courtesy of Sherri Shao)

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Sherri Shao's miniature pinscher, Stitch, is one of over 250,000 animals that have been implanted with fake testicles, known as Neuticles. Like many owners, Shao wanted her dog to look "the same" after getting neutered. (Courtesy of Sherri Shao)

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Cosmetic surgery for dogs? Thanks to fake testicles for animals, owners can neuter their pets but make sure they still look "intact."


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