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Nail Caps for cats

has anyone ever used nail caps on their cat--so they dont claw the furniture?

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PAWPAUSE

Asked by PAWPAUSE at 9:54 AM on Jan. 26, 2010 in Pets

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  • Yes. I loved them. The only down side was how often they had to be replaced.
    Juggalette0327

    Answer by Juggalette0327 at 10:04 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • Yes, I have and they are great. But you need to keep track of them because sometimes they do not pop off like they are supposed to and will grow into the pad if left on.
    KyliesMom5

    Answer by KyliesMom5 at 11:06 AM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • Instead of using them, you can actually clip your cats claws just like a dogs nails. Just be careful how far back you are cutting. This usually takes 2 people though. Have one person hold the cat down by the scruff of the neck and the other person clip the nails. Most grooming facilities will also trim nails.. usually free of charge.
    hazelnutx

    Answer by hazelnutx at 8:08 PM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • Yes, they're horrid. They were great at first. However, as your cat's claws start to grow out they will snag on just about anything. My cat had her claws stuck in everything. We wad to wait for her nails to grow out far enough to cut them off. She busted one right at the quick and bled a bit.
    DixieRoadrash

    Answer by DixieRoadrash at 1:21 AM on Jan. 27, 2010

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