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  1. Trouble getting quicks to recede. Clip-clop noise is driving me crazy xD

    Dog Health Questions
    Hi there. Well basically, I've been trying to cut my dog's nails at home. I really don't want her walking to be uncomfortable at all. :( I've been clipping them since she was a puppy but she went through a phase where no one could touch her feet without her flailing around. Food solved that...
  2. Dear Millers Forge

    Dog Grooming Forum
    THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!! After 1.5 years of struggling to cut my dog's nails with 'designer' nail clippers, I now just finished a 5 minute session with Butters, and cut ALL of her nails, including the dew claws!!!!!! Your blade goes through her nail like butter, cutting...
  3. Vet Problem! Puppy nail clipping

    Dog Grooming Forum
    Hi all! This is my first post, so be kind. Any tips on restraining my dog while he is getting his nails clipped? He is obviously terrified of the process. Any way to get him used to clippers or a drummel now that he is scarred by previous experiences? SHORT STORY: We recently took our 4 month...
  4. Dog Behavior Change After Nail Clipping

    Dog Grooming Forum
    I have a corgi, and we've had his nails clipped before so it was nothing new to him. But 3 days ago we had his nails clipped. It had been awhile so they were long and i'm sure it hurt. But now he seems scared of us, he yelps when we walk close to him, and he won't even go outside to go to the...
  5. Tips To Clipping Your Dog's Nails

    Dog Grooming Forum
    The unavoidable task of nail clipping creates a sense of dread, not only in the dog, but the owner as well. Look at it as just another side of grooming that needs to be done. Here are a few helpful tips that will make the experience more enjoyable, and hopefully remove the fear you may have of...