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Newborn scratches

Natka58

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Do you cut newborn nails? They scratch each other up pretty badly. Anything safe to put on their scratches for them to heal faster or just leave it alone?
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Sheldon13

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Do you cut newborn nails? They scratch each other up pretty badly. Anything safe to put on their scratches for them to heal faster or just leave it alone?
Thank you

I don’t see a reason why you couldn’t. Just be really careful. I’d probably use human baby nail clippers for precision.


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Catzzzmeow

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Agree I would use human clippers when they are that little. Just be sure they are new/sharp. If they are old/dull it will crush the nail and be painful. Humans are known for not replacing theirs over the years. I actually replace the cat nail cutters every couple of years for this reason.
 

Natka58

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Agree I would use human clippers when they are that little. Just be sure they are new/sharp. If they are old/dull it will crush the nail and be painful. Humans are known for not replacing theirs over the years. I actually replace the cat nail cutters every couple of years for this reason.
Oh and that sound when they are dull and hitting nail Ggrr—-
I Count not place the clippers over their nails without fear of cutting half their foot off really sharp manicure scissors worked wonderfully. Thank you
 
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