Is 'to spay' for animals the same as to neuter, being castrar, or is there a different word??

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I looked up 'to spay' here and it said it was 'castrar' being the same as 'to neuter'. At another site, it said it was 'esterilizar', which is literally to sterilize. Which one is generally used for animals?

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updated FEB 6, 2010
posted by unipega13

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HI, welcome to the forumgrin

We use esterilizar for a female animal, castrar for a male.

updated FEB 6, 2010
posted by 00494d19
¬°gracias! ^^