Trimming is hard wen you have to hold all 4 legs still and watch out for the 
teeth.  How do you do that?
I have gotten collars and figure 8 harness.  We had them off within 5 minutes 
and I found them on the floor.
---- MaiMaiPG <maima...@gmail.com> wrote: 
> Wonder about trimming the nails?  I do my guys a lot but the vets did  
> them once and they can be trimmed a lot shorter than I have been  
> cutting them.
> On May 23, 2011, at 9:03 PM, Bonnie Hogue wrote:
> 
> > Reminds me of the time I got Stormy a red collar with shiny  
> > rhinestones.
> > Oh, it looked so pretty on her grey fur!
> > But every day when I came home from work, the collar, still  
> > fastened, was
> > sitting right on the front step.  Cat's way of saying, "I don't even  
> > think
> > so."
> > Sigh.
> > ~Bonnie
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org
> > [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of
> > dlg...@windstream.net
> > Sent: Sunday, May 22, 2011 9:41 PM
> > To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> > Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Soft Paws
> >
> > I cannot even begin to think about soft paws for my pride.  I don't  
> > think I
> > would come out of it alive.  We do not like anything  put on us.
> >
> > ---- Melinda Kerr <msk...@me.com> wrote:
> >> Thanks for all the suggestions!
> >>
> >> Sent from my iPhone
> >>
> >> On May 23, 2011, at 6:27 AM, MaiMaiPG <maima...@gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >>> And the bigger the better.  Especially if they can get in safely and
> > have at it.
> >>> On May 22, 2011, at 4:22 PM, Natalie wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> Any cardboard box is also great - let them destroy them, toss
> >>>> them,. get them new ones...sprinkle catnip inside!
> >>>>
> >>>> -----Original Message-----
> >>>> From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org
> >>>> [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of MaiMaiPG
> >>>> Sent: Sunday, May 22, 2011 1:19 PM
> >>>> To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> >>>> Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Soft Paws
> >>>>
> >>>> Copper and Thomas like sheets (large) of Styrofoam..I have some on
> >>>> the floor from packaging and a couple of styrofoam insulation
> >>>> boards (8 foot +) leaning against a wall in the garage.  A little
> >>>> messy but that is what vacs and brooms are for.
> >>>> On May 22, 2011, at 9:02 AM, Natalie wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>>> I have known many people who used SoftPaws - it all depends on the
> >>>>> cat and one's perseverance....no two cats are the same!
> >>>>> The best thing to do is to trim the claws regularly and provide
> >>>>> many scratching surfaces - some cats like vertical and others
> >>>>> prefer horizontal.
> >>>>> Cats usually like to scratch something after waking up and/or
> >>>>> getting off the litter box, that's why it's a good idea to have
> >>>>> those available near those sources.  If they pick on a corner of a
> >>>>> sofa, cover with double-sided sticky tape and place a good scratch
> >>>>> post next to it until the cat gets used to it.  Not all scratch
> >>>>> posts are created equally!  Carpet covered ones send the wrong
> >>>>> message to cats.....vertical or horizontal.  The best ones are
> >>>>> real wood, next best are covered with sisal twine woven material,
> >>>>> and then just plain sisal rope.  In a multiple-cat household, the
> >>>>> last is the least effective because those twines are scratched
> >>>>> apart and have to be recovered (can be done!)  Using catnip on
> >>>>> scratch posts to retrain is a good idea - and pulling a toy up the
> >>>>> scratch post works really well!  Natalie -----Original
> >>>>> Message-----
> >>>>> From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org
> >>>>> [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Melinda
> >>>>> Kerr
> >>>>> Sent: Saturday, May 21, 2011 11:38 PM
> >>>>> To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> >>>>> Subject: [Felvtalk] Soft Paws
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Has anyone tried Soft Paws for their cats?  I have read a few
> >>>>> unfavorable reviews on Amazon.com, but even more favorable ones.
> >>>>> My cats are starting to damage the persian rugs and leather
> >>>>> carpet.  My husband is threatening bodily harm if they don't stop
> >>>>> it!
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Melinda, Fuji and VooDoo
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