Petition: Ban Cat Declawing (Amputation) In the United States
by Finn Frode, Denmark
Here’s another petition in need of your signature. I think the following very clearly explains, why declawing is animal cruelty.
Most people do not recognize that Declawing is an extremely painful procedure which eliminates the claws by amputating part of the toes. To understand the procedure better it is identical to cutting all of your fingers off at the top knuckle.
This cruel procedure creates weeks of painful healing and ultimately effects the cat’s behavior permanently. In addition, should the cat ever leave the home it renders them absolutely defenseless.
Read more at the Care2 petitionsite and in case you haven’t already signed it, please do so – Now!