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Old 11-02-2011, 04:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How short should I be trimming nails? And how often? The nails are all a bit different. There is that one long one in the back that I'm guessing is for digging, and the fronts are a fair bit smaller.
Pickle is amazingly easy to clip, wierdly enough it has to be done in the bathroom. If I hold her in the bathroom she starts her sniffer up in high gear and forgets about her feet.
I'm just never quite sure how short to trim, I read about accidentially cutting the quick and am terrified of the idea.
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Old 11-02-2011, 10:07 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Just above the quick is where I trim the nails to. I trim them probably about every few weeks.
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