We USians have the right to bear arms, and so, presumably, raccoon arms too, < whatever the eff that’s about> but this is beside the point.
Consider disarmourment as a means of disarming.
Someone in the know cued me into these words. Thank you to that fellow, who prob doesn’t have no idea. He.
I. t. 1. To cause to surrender arms; deprive of weapons or the like. 2. To deprive of power to harm or annoy ; quell ; allay.
II. i. To lay aside arms; reduce a land or naval armament from a war to a peace footing.
A peace footing is getting on the dexter foot, I presume.