Long Nails Alter Posture

Did you know long nails can alter your dog’s posture and increase wear and tear on the joints? Long nails for dogs are not only painful, but alter posture, leading to misalignment of the spine and joints. When a dog’s nails contact the ground, the hard surface pushes the nail back into the nail bed. This puts pressure on the toe joints and forces the toes to twist to the side. Long nails can also curl into the foot and grow into the pad of the dog’s foot, becoming very