• California Considers Ban on Declawing Cats

    2 years ago - By Alley Cat

    Lawmakers in California are considering legislation that would ban the cruel practice of declawing cats. If passed, California would become the first state in the nation to prohibit the practice.
    Four other states, New York, New Jersey, West Virginia, and Rhode Island, are also considering similar bills .
    On April 2, the California Senate Rules Committee amended Senate Bill 1441 with language that prohibits the declawing of domestic cats. Alley Cat Allies is urging California residents to tell their legislators to support this bill.
    Under California law, the declawing of exotic and native...
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