Declawed cats can still enjoy and benefit from scratching posts even without claws. Scratching behavior is a deeply rooted part of feline behavior. So – yes, even declawed cats should have access to a scratching post.
1. For marking their territory 2. To satisfy their natural instincts 3. It’s a good way to stretch 4. It’s also super relaxing 5. It could be a part of a cat’s habit 6. It’s a good way to get out their energy
If your cat has an area in your house that’s only for her, a place to climb, and a place to scratch – she might don’t need a cat tree. But, if she lacks any of these, a cat tree would be perfect for her.