Idea Exchange: Easing recovery from declaw surgery

Idea Exchange: Easing recovery from declaw surgery

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Oct 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff


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After an onychectomy, we routinely place the patient in a cat bag for short-term recovery. The bag combined with analgesic administration greatly reduces the shaking of paws and dislodging of bandages.

Dr. Laura Hopper
Asheville, N.C.