1. No reduction
in scratching hard objects- Scratching is a natural phenomenon.
Cats simply enjoy scratching. Declawing never helps to prevent scratching.
2. Unsafe to cats- you should
not allow the declawed cat to go outside because it can't fight
with other cats and also unable to climb up the tree also!
3. You may experience litter box problems.
Cats normally cover their wastes. But the declawed cat may experience
pain in their paws, which will prevent them to urinate the litter
box and soil the surroundings.
4. Due to change in the structure of the first
knuckle, the cats with no claws develop long-term medical
problems- pain in the knee and hip joints, and debilitating
5. Your cat may distrust you, who is responsible
for such a pain. Other personality changes also being recorded-
docile tabby changed into temperamental tiger,
or suffered from 'Phantom pain'.