I regularly trim my kitties nails, but remember how daunting it was the first time I did it myself. I was terrified of hurting my kitties! I went to our vets, and had the vet nurse show me what to do. I recently came across this, which explains how to do it really well I think. By the way, declawing is simply barbaric! Thankfully it doesn’t happen here in the UK. If you want to ensure your pet doesn’t scratch at all, then I would suggest a cat is not the right pet for you! … Rose.
If your kitty rips you to shreds when she makes biscuits on your lap, then it’s time to learn how to trim a cat’s nails… More.