Indoor/outdoor cat persecuted in Bellevue, Washington under strict companion animal laws
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Miska

Miska is described as a badass cat, the baddest cat in the US but she’s just a standard free-roaming, tabby, indoor/outdoor cat who happens to live in Bellevue, Washington, USA, where there are extensive animal laws/regulations governing cat and dog … please continue reading

New regulations prohibit extreme dog breeding in England but omits cats
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New UK regulations prohibit extreme dog breeding but omits cats

New regulations for England prohibit the breeding of dogs with inherited health problems which exist because of the breeding process. However, there is no mention of extreme cat breeding in these regulations which is disappointing as the Persian has been … please continue reading

California Plans to Ban Declawing
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California plans to ban declawing

California is planning to ban cat declawing. Eight cities within the state banned declawing some time ago. If California passes this bill it will become the first state to ban declawing and it will be a monumental moment in the fight against this unnecessary and cruel practice. please continue reading

Would Obligatory Sterilization of Domestic Cats Lead to Their Extinction?
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It is an interesting thought. The authorities at various levels in several countries including at national level are considering introducing mandatory sterilization of domestic cats and linking it to mandatory micro-chipping. This way a database would be created and veterinarians … please continue reading

You Have To Have a Cat Licence in Guelph, Canada
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Cat licensing in Guelph

Guelph is a city in Ontario, Canada which has taken a rather bold step in instigating a bylaw which makes it mandatory for cat owners to license their cat. They say that the primary reason is to help reunite lost cats with their owners. They will be gentle on cat owners in enforcing the law as it is primarily about education. please continue reading