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Cutting Your Dog's Nails and Pad Hair

49 pages21 minutes


This is a fully illustrated dog care e-book in the Dog Grooming Guides series published by Puppy Care Education.

A terrific guide for every dog owner who wants to know more about caring for their dog. The trimming of nails/claws and pad hair is a health issue for your dog, with correct length nails and clear pads making your dog’s life safer, healthier, and more enjoyable.

But cutting your dog’s nails can be a stressful experience if you do not know how to go about it correctly, and this is especially true for those whose dogs have black nails.

This Puppy Care Education dog grooming guide to trimming the nails and pad hair on your dog is full of detailed information and photos covering everything you may ever need to know about your dog’s nails/claws and feet. It covers not only the structure of your dog’s paws and nails but also the equipment to use to trim them, how to cut them and what can make cutting black nails easier. It also covers the trimming of the hair between a dog’s pads.

Your dog will be healthier and enjoy life more with well cared for paws.



All About your Dog’s Foot

The Structure of Your Dog’s Nails

The WHY of Cutting Your Dog’s Toenails and Dewclaws

What IS the Correct Length for a Dog’s Nails?

The HOW of Cutting Your Dog’s Nails

How to Trim Your Dog’s Toenails/Claws and Dewclaws

Trimming the Hair Growing Under Your Dog’s Feet and Between Its Pads

Keeping Toenails and Foot Hair Short

Healthy, Happy Feet

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