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post #26 of 30 (permalink) Old 11-09-2012, 08:50 AM
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Originally Posted by smudgeid View Post
I got a 'pedi paws' (as seen on TV!) with Chanel. It's a battery operated dremel type tool & has a replaceable drum with sandpaper around it.

I find the pedi paws is slow. Not a lot of power & it bogs down if I hold it closer to Chanel's nail to try & speed up the process.

There is a dremel in my dh's workshop that I can scoop for the dog. Do you normally use the drum sander attachment with your dremels? (I think there is one, but he has more flat circle type sandpaper attachments.)
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We have 4 Dremels... 2 corded and 2 cordless. One cordless is just trash ... weak, old, useless, and I ought to toss it. The mini-mite is fair imo - the battery (pretty new, we bought a replacement after the last one stopped holding any charge at all) really doesn't hold for all 4 of Annie's feet, and the drum sometimes hangs up while I'm dremeling. The corded ones are too loud and intimidating for her (Willie just sees a dremel and runs). I have not found any cordless so far that I would recommend, so I'm going to look at the links you guys provided, to see if anything seems better. DH has a "power tool"dremel, but I think that one would remove Annie's feet before I realized it...

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post #28 of 30 (permalink) Old 11-13-2012, 10:55 PM
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Got it, and it's charging! If nothing else it will be a coffee table ornament I can pick up when the dogs are getting in my face too

I have another question, because once when I took Priscilla to her oncologist, she asked if she was dragging her rear paws. I said no, then realized she had just been dremmeled by our breeder/friend.

She told me a good groomer always polishes. So, what do you polish with after the dremmel?
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I want to try using a dremel on my dogs nails, as I have made the older girl bleed when she flinched while I was clipping. My question is How do you know how far to sand? Both my dogs have black nails and it terrifies me now after hurting the older one.
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