To Declaw Or Not To Declaw Your Cat
There are two sides to the declawing issue. One is clearly against declawing a cat because the associate it with amputation and takes away a cats right to defend itself in any given situation.
The other side is for declawing their cats and kittens because they are strictly indoor pets and they want to protect their families from the scratches that cats and kittens inflict upon their human caregivers.
Whichever side you are on, Americans and Canadians are the only two countries that allow people to declaw their cats and kittens. Some countries in Europe have outlawed it calling it inhumane and will not allow it for any reason, not even the large cats or bears in the circus are declawed for safety reasons as they are here in the United States.
Not To Declaw:
Declawing a cat’s claw is major