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New York State Anti-Declaw Bill Poised to Become Law

New York State Anti-Declaw Bill Passes Assembly and Senate – June 4, 2019 – New York state Assemblywoman Linda B. Rosenthal's Anti-Declaw Bill, A.1303, has passed the both the NY state Assembly and the NY...

California Bill to Ban Declawing Stalled in Legislature

Legislation to Ban Declawing in California Stalled in Legislature – April 23, 2019 – Assemblymember Bill Quirk, PhD, authored a bill, AB 1230, that would end declawing in California. The bill did not pass...
New Jersey state senator Troy Singleton

New Jersey Bill to Ban Declawing

Anti-Declaw Bill Passes First NJ Senate Committee – May 31, 2018 – New Jersey State Senator Troy Singleton introduced legislation that would add onychetomy, or declawing, to the list of criminal animal cruelty offenses in...
Dr. Danny Joffe and friend.

VCA Canada Announces the End of Declawing in its Clinics

Canada's VCA joins the ranks of veterinary organizations to ban declawing – May 17, 2018 – VCA Canada Medical Director Dr. Daniel Joffe announced the decision by VCA Canada, which runs 110+ clinics in British...
Dr. Margie Scherk with a feline friend

British Columbia Bans Declawing

Veterinarians Act sets a new standard of care in British Columbia. May 8, 2018 – Dr. Margie Scherk, Paw Project-British Columbia Director reports that the College of Veterinarians of British Columbia (CVBC) has banned the...