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A delicate moment in the care of the cat is the cut of the nails, our cats do not usually do any funny and it is very uncomfortable. But we must cut them off to prevent them from harming us, to do it to our furniture or even to do it to themselves. Therefore, we must learn the best way to interact with them so that we achieve our goal and they do not have a bad time.
Stay in and discover with us how to cut the nails to a cat step by step, You will see that it is much easier than you thought!
It is important to have a lot of patience but we must also know exactly how we are going to move, what moments we are going to choose, etc. Therefore, it is important to follow some guidelines basic always to make it easier to cut a cat’s nails:
It is very important that we buy some specific scissors For cutting our cat’s nails, we can not use any, as they will be harmful to them. And it’s even more important that we do not overdo it, the cats retract their nails, some nails that we just have to cut off the tip, since if we deviate further we can cut the vein they have in the nail, producing great pain to our furry companion, in addition to a bleeding wound. Therefore, it is advisable to ask our trusted veterinarian to show us the first time, since after that we can proceed to cut the nails to the cat more easily.
In case we accidentally cut more, we have to have at hand stippling powder to cut the bleeding immediately and make him suffer as little as possible.
Likewise, there are operations to completely eliminate the nails of our cat, surgery that we should not do in any case, since, in addition to being a practice prohibited in many countries, instead of encouraging the care of the cat we seriously harm your health and we submit it to a process that does not bring you any benefit. To get all the information about it, do not miss the following article: “Is it good to amputate a cat’s nails?”.
Here you can see in great detail how it should be get a cut fingernail, how should you catch your cat and the final result. If you have any problem, doubt or question, do not hesitate to leave it to us and our experts will help you. Finally, see our article on “How often to cut a cat’s nails?” To know the recommended periodicity.
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