Do dogs need nail grinders?
You can trim your dog's nails with a set of traditional nail clippers or a grinder. Some dogs may prefer one tool to the other, but both clippers and grinders can successfully maintain your mutt's nails. For that matter, you may prefer one to the other. In some cases, you may use both a grinder and clipper.
Is it better to grind or cut dog nails?
Some dogs do better with clippers, while others do better with grinders. If you are trying to decide which might be best for your furry friend, consider the following: Nail Clipping: It is quiet and less likely to scare a dog than the buzz of the grinder.