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June 21st, 2012, 06:45 AM
melissalaw's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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Have you trimmed your baby's nails yet? Did you use nail file or clippers?



I tried to use clipper on Jacob but cut him so I have not tried to use them again. I just get my nail file and file them down. And they need it right now. He is not a big fan of it so I have been putting it off...lol.
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June 21st, 2012, 08:14 AM
bookworm16_2000's Avatar Mom to Allison and JR
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After cutting JR with the clippers when he was 2 days old I just tear his nails or use the file.
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June 21st, 2012, 10:38 AM
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I use the nail clipper, but she flails around so much lately that I've been putting it off until she's sleeping and then never get to it.
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June 21st, 2012, 10:41 AM
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Yes I have to keep Abby's nails clipped or else she hurts me while she nurses! lol It's quite the task though because she HATES when I do it, and usually ends up screaming.
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June 21st, 2012, 11:20 AM
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all the time they grow soo fast! I use the clippers and I do it while she is sleeping or nursing.
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June 21st, 2012, 11:49 AM
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I clip them while I'm nursing her.
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June 21st, 2012, 12:19 PM
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I just tear them off if they broke, she doesn't mind that. And I am way too afraid to use clippers, I clipped my dog's nail too short and it bled one day, so I don't want to do it to the baby.
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June 21st, 2012, 02:37 PM
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Yes either DH or I do it about once a week when he is sleeping. Not my favorite task though- I always hold my breath.
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June 21st, 2012, 04:13 PM
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I clip them while nursing.
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