Quote Originally Posted by Arachu View Post
That makes sense, actually. I've just come to cringe at any mention of the word...

Once we boarded my dog at a vet to go on a trip. When we got him back, he was neutered, shaky and if memory serves starving.

Not only did we not ask them to do that, he was traumatized for the rest of his life.
I do believe you're looking at the problem all wrong then if you solely blame getting neutered for that.

Quote Originally Posted by Arachu View Post
A little of both, actually. I was employing... What's that dark style of satire, again? The kind that that pamphlet that suggests eating the babies of low-income families counts as? The one day I didn't pay attention in English class...

The vasectomy bit actually kind of makes sense... I feel bad for the guys whose procedures reverse, though.
Jonathan Swift, A Modest Proposal.

You might be thinking of the term Juvenalian.