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Old 09-12-2011, 01:34 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Default Re: Is there a secret to nail cutting that I don't know?

Patience! That's about the only secret I have. Norman hates having his nails clipped and it usually degrades into a 4-day wrestling match. Just when I think I have a foot, the little bugger somehow wriggles free. I usually have to loosely pin him down and grab a foot with one arm, then clip with the other hand. Bribing with a meal worm occasinally works as he's distracted by the treat, but they're not that big and disappear quickly, so it's a race between a quick clip and him quickly chewing. I'm happy if I can get a foot done in a night.
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