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How often do you cut your childs fingernails/toenails? Do they fight you or let you easily?

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mom2twobabes

Asked by mom2twobabes at 9:12 PM on Feb. 1, 2009 in Health

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  • i cut my 6 month olds finger nails atleast a couple of times a week, but thats because they grow like weeds! Her toe nails i only have to cut every couple weeks. and shes real good about letting me do it, but shes also little and has no idea whats going on lol
    Amanduhpanda

    Answer by Amanduhpanda at 9:19 PM on Feb. 1, 2009

  • I cut my four month old's finger nails about every other day. I've only cut her toe nails once so far. They don't really grow much. Her finger nails drive me crazy though. I guess mine grow that fast too though cuz my nails get long fairly quickly.
    cat1622

    Answer by cat1622 at 9:49 PM on Feb. 1, 2009

  • I always try to cut my 8 month old sons' nails while he is drinking his bottle. He is so focused on eating that he doesn't realize I have the clippers.
    ap9902

    Answer by ap9902 at 9:56 PM on Feb. 1, 2009

  • I do it once a wk. He no longer fights me. I do his toes every other time. Son is 3
    pinkanfgrl

    Answer by pinkanfgrl at 10:47 PM on Feb. 1, 2009

  • I do my 7 month old about once a week and he fights me terribly. I do it while he is eating his bottle and it doesnt help, I try while he is sleeping also
    Med109

    Answer by Med109 at 2:00 AM on Feb. 2, 2009

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