Cat declawing has been in the media recently after New York became the first state in the country to ban the surgery. Doctor Barnhart explains how declawing is done and provides six alternatives to declawing your cat.
Cats sharpen claws on many surfaces. If you don't want cats scratching wherever they please, do not allow even mild attempts for scratching on furniture.
Maddie is a 6-year-old toy poodle owned by Robert & Linda V...When Maddie was about 3, they started noticing some behavior changes. She became more withdrawn from the family. They attributed this to the status change from being the only pet, but became increasingly concerned as Maddie began to exhibit other changes: pink skin under her white coat, persistent scratching and tail biting, and spending more and more time alone rather than with Robert and Linda.