Disaster: California’s bill to ban declawing died at committee stage
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California Legislature

Those of us who hate cat declawing will have to wait longer for a state in America to be the first to ban declawing and thereby start the beginning of the end of this thoroughly objectionable and cruel veterinary practice. … please continue reading

Declawed cats cry in pain throughout the night (clinic employee)
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Declawing a lioness in a Palestinian zoo

A veterinary clinic employee wrote to Mercury News in response to a previous letter which supported cat declawing. The person supporting declawing was responding to a proposed law for California banning declawing unless for therapeutic purposes (AB 1230, as introduced, … please continue reading

Newfoundland and Labrador veterinarians will stop declawing cats on January 1, 2019
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NL, Canada will stop declawing cats first thing next year

This is more good news from Canada with respect to domestic cat health and welfare. The Newfoundland and Labrador College of Veterinarians passed a resolution that their members will no longer perform cat declawing from the beginning of next year. … please continue reading