Declawing Cats Directory
Declawing cats is a topic that can be very controversial. There are multiple ways the procedure can be done, some more painful than others. Declawing is painful, and some consider it to be inhumane to remove something that is so much a part of a cat. However, some medical conditions require a claw or all claws to be removed. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how declawing is done, what the arguments for and against declawing are, and much more.
Cat Grooming: Brushing, Bathing, Nail Clipping, and More
WebMD discusses proper cat grooming including brushing cat’s fur, cat baths, and clipping cat’s nails.
Cat Nail Clipping: How and When to Cut Cat’s Nails
WebMD discusses proper and safe cat nail clipping technique including how, when, and where to clip.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: The Truth About Pets and Personality
Can your pet predict your personality? This slideshow takes a look at common personality traits of cat people vs. dog people. Which one are you, and what does it say about who you are?
Slideshow: Cat Behavioral Problems
WebMD' slideshow on behavior problems in cats offers solutions for issues like scratching, litter box avoidance, urine marking or “spraying,” and excessive grooming and meowing.
Slideshow: Kitten Care -- From Adoption to Kitty-Proofing Your Home
WebMD’s pictorial guide on kitten care helps you understand the basics, from feeding and fun to shots and spaying. It’s everything you need to know before bringing kitty home.
Slideshow: Is My Cat Normal?
WebMD’s slideshow delves into unusual cat behaviors from kneading and sneezing to playing all night, providing cat owners with a better understanding of the normality of their cat’s “harmless kitty quirks.”