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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Cat Declawing Ban Passes Unanimously in Denver

KUSA - The proposed bill that would ban declawing cats passed unanimously on Monday during a Denver City Council meeting. 

Declawing, or onychectomy, is the operation to remove an animal's claws surgically. All or most of the last bone of each of the ten front toes is removed, and tendons, nerves and ligaments that allow for normal function of the paw are severed.

To read more on this story, click here: Cat Declawing Ban Passes Unanimously in Denver

You may also be interested in reading: Denver City Councilwoman Kendra Black, to Pass a Bill That Would Make it Illegal to Declaw Your Cat, Unless it Was Deemed Medically Necessary








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