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Echo caught her nail today.

It's no longer bleeding and we've flushed and treated it with iodine.

Any tips?

Should I go to the vet?

I plan on cutting the nail right back once it's not so tender. This will teach me for letting them get a bit long, she's getting way better at it and was pretty unfazed by treatment.

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Update: Went to the vet, it required removal of the nail. Vet said it probably would have been seriously swollen and painful if we'd waited a day or two to bring her in.
 

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Nails are so finicky. I think you did the right thing by taking her in. Once the outer shell of that nail is gone it leaves the nerves open and can be painful. Poor girl
 

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My old girl severed her dew claw to the quick. My vet recommended leaving it, bandaging while out and bathing it with salt water. It did eventually come right and regrow.
 
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