Category Archives: declaw

New California animal laws for 2013, Mary Cummins, Animal Advocates

Animal fighting: Maximum fines double from $5,000 to $10,000 for people convicted of causing bears, bulls and roosters to fight with other animals or with humans. Conservation: The state Department of Fish and Game must provide greater emphasis on conservation. Its … Continue reading

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Randall "Honey Badger" narrates The Paw Project’s anti-declaw PSA, Mary Cummins, Animal Advocates

Randall “Honey Badger” narrates The Paw Project’s new anti-declaw PSA. Thanks, Randall! We really appreciate it! Mary Cummins of Animal Advocates is a wildlife rehabilitator licensed by the California Department of Fish and Game and the USDA. Mary Cummins is … Continue reading

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Declawed lynx, inhumane, Mary Cummins, Animal Advocates

A woman who breeds lynx declawed her lynx. That caused this cat to be crippled. It’s illegal to declaw big cats in California. It’s illegal to declaw big cats and wildlife if the animal has a USDA permit. It’s illegal … Continue reading

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Mary Cummins, Animal Advocates support Senate Bill 1229 to protect pets

There is an increasing trend of some landlords conditioning occupancy of rental housing on the declawing of cats and, or the devocalizing of dogs. ‚ÄúThere are a number of steps landlords can take to protect their properties from damage by … Continue reading

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Animal Advocates investigates illegal declaw of big cats

Mary Cummins of Animal Advocates and others investigated the illegal declawing of big cats in California earlier this year. It is illegal to declaw big cats held under a USDA permit or in California. It became illegal to declaw big cats in California in 2004. Paul Koretz … Continue reading

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Petting a rescue tiger at a sanctuary, Mary Cummins, Animal Advocates

Petting a tiger at a friend’s sanctuary. This tiger was declawed by it’s previous owner. The tiger’s declawed paws were repaired by Dr. Jennifer Conrad of the Paw Project. I assisted her in the surgery a few years ago. It … Continue reading

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New PSA from The Paw Project, Dr. Jennifer Conrad – by Mary Cummins

New public service announcement from The Paw Project http://www.thepawproject.com Dr. Jennifer Conrad. Declawing cats is cruel and inhumane. People don’t realize that the last digit of all their paws are just cut off. They don’t just remove the claw. It’s … Continue reading

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