Your pet's claw hasblood vessels known as the 'quick'. It is important that you do not filedown to this area. It is easy to locate the quick on animals with lightcoloured claws. For those with dark coloured claws it may be easier tolocate the quick by looking on the underside of the nail - however if indoubt seek the advice of your vet or pet groomer.
Hold your pet's foot carefully and ensure that you are in completecontrol before starting to file the nail. Try to file in one directionusing a smooth action.
Keeping your pet's nails trimmed is essential for good care and grooming.