Toe nail maintenance requires a trim every two weeks, just like maintaining human fingernails. If you can hear nails clicking on your kitchen floor, they are much too long. But don’t despair, the technique shown here will make short work of getting your dog’s nails back to their correct shape. The concept is easy: trim around, never across the quick, which is actually your dog’s finger.
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My daughter loves to paint puppy toenails. I have found that the more you touch and handle the puppy's paws, the less resistant they are when it's time to trim toenails. If they get used to having their paws handled at an early age, they accept it as part of the love and attention you give them.