Is Evil, Greedy, or Just Spineless?

The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) updated their declawing position statement in June 2021.

They say they strongly oppose declawing, explaining that declawing is no longer a reasonable or supported procedure… But then they say if veterinarians are going to declaw, they should use pain meds before, during, and after.

AAHA Allows Declawing in Their AAHA Accredited Animal Hospitals

July 2021   Here’s how some AAHA Accredited Animal Hospital’s address declawing.  Our researchers called the hospital and asked for a price of a declaw, what vets do the declaws, and if declawing is ok for a cat long term. Here’s what we found. Purdue University Small Animal Hospital, West Lafayette, IN   July 2021   When […]