Category: Guides

How to Select the Best Dog Toenail Clippers

Selecting the best dog toenail clippers is no easy task. There are many factors you need to consider to make the optimal decision. For instance, scissor style clippers are mainly used to clip long toenails, and most dogs will not need this. Guillotine style clippers are ideal for nails that are of medium length, and are …

How to Treat Your Dog’s Broken Toenail

You arrive home to what looks like a murder scene. There’s blood everywhere, and a bloody trail can be found all over your house. You follow the trail and you hear whimpering and yelping close by. Eventually you see two scared, panicked eyes looking right at you. It’s your dog, and he seems to be hurt. …

How to Choose the Best Dog Nail File

There are many tools you can use to groom your dog, and one of them is the dog nail file. The ideal dog nail file for you and your dog can differ from the best one for another owner and dog. Based on your personal preferences, as well as expert opinion, you can get a good …

What is Styptic Powder and How to Use It

Before you attempt to trim your pet’s nails (especially if this is your first time clipping them) you need to have some styptic powder on hand. Within your pet’s nails is something called the quick, which is a tiny blood vessel that is often clipped when inexperienced owners trim their pet’s nails. Not only is this …

How to Select the Best Dog Nail Polish

Sometimes people like to play dress-up, and that same sense of whimsy leads people to dress up their pets also. One way to complete that certain look is to give your dog a full manicure using nail polish. When selecting the best one, you need to make sure you use one that is made specifically for …