( AAFP blocked us on their Twitter and Facebook pages for shining light on the truth.)
AAFP and Declawing- The Full StoryThe majority of American Association of Feline Practitioners’ (AAFP) Cat Friendly Practices perform declawing.
How can a veterinary practice be called “cat friendly” when they are performing this inhumane, harmful, and unnecessary amputation procedure on cats?
Please sign our petition to AAFP to inspire them to stop allowing this inhumane and mutilating amputation procedure in their CAT FRIENDLY Practices. AAFP Petition
We did a recent survey of 156 AAFP Cat Friendly Practices in 10 states and found that 85% of them declaw cats. Here’s our shocking survey- Cat Friendly Practices declawing survey
They also evidently don’t want the public and their followers on their facebook page to learn more about how declawing causes pain and behavioral problems or about the fact that most of their CAT FRIENDLY Practices perform declawing and profit from it.
Here’s our story on how AAFP’s CatFriendlyHomes Instagram page confirmed that declawing is their dirty little secret- AAFP’s Dirty Little Secret
AAFP posted this on Sept. 12, 2019 on their facebook page in honor of Pain Awareness Month. Here’s the Facebook link to this post- https://www.facebook.com/CatVets/photos/a.199268530096855/2719645821392434/?type=3&theater
Then they also posted this on Sept. 16, 2019. Here’s the link to this Facebook post- https://www.facebook.com/CatVets/photos/a.199268530096855/2727352227288460/?type=3&theater People posted comments on these posts try educate the public about the facts about declawing and how it causes pain and behavioral issues. Some also respectfully asked AAFP why they allow declawing in their CAT FRIENDLY Practices.
The folks at AAFP decided that they would hide the comments so that only the people who wrote them could see them.
Here are some of the comments that AAFP didn’t want the public to see.
(This first comment was deleted on AAFP’s @CatFriendlyHomes Instagram page on Sept. 20, 2019.)