Pet Pop Quiz Answer

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What is the name of the blood vessel inside of a dog’s nails?

This blood vessel is known as the quick. (Source: AKC Gazette November 2004 Vol. 121 No. 11)

When you trim a dog’s nail, you often here about being carefully to not cut the quick.  Keeping a stypic powder on hand like QwikStop is a good idea, but corn starch or even flour can help in a pinch.

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