Instructions: Hold pet securely with one hand and scissors with the other hand. Trim in one smooth stroke. If nails are long, trim just a small amount and repeat in 10 days. Avoid cutting off large amounts at any one time. Always have styptic powder on hand in case of possible bleeding. Remember to reward your pet when you are finished.Caution: Not suitable for children. Keep out of reach of children. Not a toy. Intended for pet use only. Use with care and follow instructions. If injuries occur, contact veterinarian immediately. Do not leave your pet unattended with this product. Inspect regularly and discard if any piece becomes loose or detached.