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ACTION ALERT:Declawing of Cats


Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, cats, declawing, suffering )

Tonya
- 3410 days ago - animalwelfare.change.org
would like to see this eliminated from the lives of our feline friends. To do this is truly irreversible and very cruel.



   

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Cher C (1426)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 10:15 am


signed this petition on Nov 26


Thnx Tonya hun!!!

 

Alicia V (181)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 11:24 am
you don't do this, I wouldn't like it to be done to myself with or without anesthesia. Besides they are cats and they hunt mice, that's their instinct. You want a cat with no claws buy a toy cat.
 

Alicia V (181)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 11:25 am
I couldn't sign this one, I tried, but I signed against it before. Thanks for posting it.
 

Ronda Richardson (96)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 12:24 pm
Cat declawing in England and Wales is illegal under section 5 of the Animal Welfare Act 2006 (AWA). If they can see it why can't we?
 

Annie Cowling (116)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 12:31 pm
already signed, thank-you
 

MmAway M (519)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 1:11 pm
Signed this one also...November 27...think the numbers were only 171...goodness, that is so wrong, I forwarded this one to many people.
 

Gillian M (218)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 1:25 pm
172 signatures so far!
 

Pamylle G (458)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 1:54 pm
This petition is neither well-written, nor properly directed. That's why I'm not signing it, although I am prepared to sign a better petition against de-clawing that goes to the appropriate legislators.
 

ivona P (145)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 1:58 pm
Noted and signed.Thank you.
 

Terrie Williams (798)
Saturday January 16, 2010, 5:23 pm
Thanks for Signing!
You signed this petition on Jan 16 and emailed the following representatives:

Kevin Brady , Kay Hutchison , John Cornyn and Barack Obama
 

. (3)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 8:26 am
noted
 

Maryanne C (111)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 8:44 am
Noted and signed,thank you.
 

Doing GCSEs Not active no msgs (32)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 9:12 am
noted and signed, thanks
 

. (0)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 9:25 am
Signed and noted, thanks!
 

Stephanie S (43)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 9:44 am
Declawing is inexcusable. If you don't want to deal with claws, don't get a cat!
 

Peggy A (109)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 9:53 am
Signed and noted.This is a very painful operation and often gets infected
 

Amy Claire Rose (7)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 9:57 am
I have always thought this is an incredibly cruel thing to do, to such a beautiful creature with feelings and emotions. Is there a petition against this? please anyone tell me if there is. Thank you.
 

Martha M (1)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 10:11 am
If we don't like barking we should not keep a dog. If we don't like cats the wat they are why keep one ?
 

Brigitte H (35)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 10:25 am
Noted & signed. Thanks
 

Ash wilson (10)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 10:53 am
it is just wrong
 

Sophiya W (0)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 11:29 am
Declawing a cat isn't like trimming it's nails. It's like cutting of the tips of their fingers. It is a long, painful and more than that an unnecessary procedure and we need to do everything we can to stop it.
 

Hilda Perrett (65)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 1:28 pm
signed
 

Patricia C (96)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 2:03 pm
Noted and signed, thanks Tonya. I am a little "torn" on this issue though, because even though I abhor the practice (and am vocal about it), I have known some happy and healthy declawed cats. There are SO many abandoned cats who need homes, and given the choice of death or a decent home with an idiot who cares that much about their furniture, I'd choose the nice idiot for the cat. Making sure vets educate people about how horrible it really is crucial, some people just don't know. Thanks.
 

Carol L (219)
Sunday January 17, 2010, 3:39 pm
Signed and noted!
 
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