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How to Cut a Cat's Nails? 🐱 STEP-BY-STEP Guide

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today we provide our step-by-step

tutorial and hard to trim your cat's

nails easily and without pain cats in

the wild wear down their nails due to

interaction with their environment such

as marking or hunting domestic cats

carry out these behaviors to a lesser

extent and often have long nails as a

result in most cases it's not advisable

to trim a cat's nails as they sharpen

them on poles scratchers and trees when

this does not happen it's up to us to

help keep them in good condition we will

know a cat's nails are too long when we

can see them even though they should be

retracted in these cases the cat will

feel uncomfortable and scratch all kinds

of surfaces to try to relieve this

discomfort it's essential we use

clippers designed specially for cats in

this way we can avoid causing any harm

or injury even if unintentionally we can

also find files for felines claws which

provide a more natural finish finally we

also recommend using styptic pointers

sold in veterinary clinics and

pharmacies to prevent bleeding in case

of an accident

neither we have everything we need

here's the step-by-step guide determine

a cat's claws ask a relative a friend to

hold and reassure the cat gently press

the retracted nail to extend it

completely look closely at the nail to

see the life tissue underneath which may

be pink red or black if the cat has a

black claw and you can't see the tissue

leave it to a professional cut between 1

and 2 millimeters from the nail taking

special care not to cut too far you can

also file instead of cutting with

scissors repeat with the rest of the

cat's claws remember you need to be

especially careful when cutting the nail

as cutting too far can lead to

hemorrhage in addition to being painful

you can lead to stress and trauma the

results might be a generally fearful cat

and possibly aggression the next time

you try to cut their claws now you know

how to trim a cat's nails will show you

some extra tips to make the procedure

more comfortable and simple regularly

touch the pads if your cat's paws to get

them used to being handled avoid cutting

your cat's nails were especially

agitated or stressed as it's important

for you to be calm as well associate the

trimming of their claws with positivity

by petting them speaking reassuringly or

even using pheromones to CamLAN wrap

your cat in a towel like a burrito

without squeezing too much to make them

easier to handle only do this with very

agitated cats as it can often add to

stress and anxiety if possible start

this routine early when they are still a

kitten if your cat is very nervous it's

preferable to do short sessions over a

day or even a week it's important to

make them as comfortable as possible

don't force your cat if they try to bite

or scratch you at the end of this video

we'll give you some tips as they do

become aggressive under no circumstance

should you shout at school or punish

your cat will only make the situation

worse cause unnecessary stress and harm

your bond only use Clippers specific to

cats

otherwise you may cut too much

unintentionally be very patient and

positive sometimes several sessions are

required until the cat is allowed to

properly trim their claws the time

varies depending on the growth rate of

the nail the amount of wear and activity

of the cat but generally they need

trimmed every 3

for weeks if we have any doubts about

the procedure the cat has black nails or

it is very aggressive we can visit our

vet to trim their claws the professional

will explain the steps to follow and

will also have the necessary material if

there are any accidents we finish by

pointing out that surgically removing

the entire nail known as decline or an

ani ketamine is a cruel and unnecessary

practice which is banned in some

countries in addition to causing pain

and anxiety in the cat decline prevents

them from carrying out normal marking

behavior which is fundamental for their

well-being now you know how to cut a

cat's nails do you have any experience

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