In a word, NO. Declawing is a barbaric procedure in which the cat’s toes are amputated at the first knuckle. Declawing can lead to a host of issues, including ongoing pain, the development of arthritis, litter box avoidance, and biting.
- Declawing Alternatives
- Declawing Cats – World Animal Foundation
- Think Twice Before You Declaw
- Why You Don’t Want to Declaw
Visit The Paw Project for more information.