Problem

Mutilation of domestic animals


Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Cosmetic mutilation of pet animals
Fashionable surgery on pets
Physical modification of household animals
Elective surgery on pet animals for human convenience
Nature:
The usual reasons for surgical procedures on pets are to produce a more acceptable appearance or to make it more convenient or safer to have the animal sharing the domestic environment. Such practice includes: docking tails and clipping ears of dogs, removal of claws of cats, clipping wings, claws and beaks of birds and desexing mammals.
Related Problems:
Muelsing
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
13.02.2000 – 00:00 CET