How To: Trim Your Cat’s Claws

by | Cat Care |

Trimming your cat’s claws doesn’t have to be a scary experience. We can help you develop the skills to do it so everyone is comfortable!

Have a look at our video with Dave Salmoni on how to trim you feline’s sharp claws!

Trim your cat's claws!
Photo from ASPCA site.

Step 1: Bring your kitty up close to you and press the soft pad of their foot to bring the claws out.

Step 2: Look for the white tip of the nail – that’s what you will trim off.

Step 3: Continue process on each foot.

Step 4: Give them a break whenever they seem overly stressed.

Also, read our post on why cat’s need their claws to encourage you to trim!

Good luck!

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