If you own a dog, one of the most important aspects of his grooming will be learning how to clip dog nails, particularly if you have decided on dog grooming from home rather than going to a professional groomer.
Your dog will need to have his nails clipped regularly, or they will grow into claws making walking painful for him and his longer nails can damage furniture.
In the wild, wear and tear from exercise will naturally keep his nails short. You will need to trim your dog’s nails less often if he frequently exercises on hard surfaces. (more…)