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The easy way to trim hair around his hinder??

the easy way to trim hair around his hinder??
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Hello again.

Now if he is quite tangled or uncomfortable with his back end when handled, it would likely be easiest to have the the local vet practice's nurses or local groomer shave this for you. That way we can quickly and safely remove the hair/tangles and it will be easier to manage. Otherwise, the only real way to do so at home would be to gently clip the hair with blunt ended scissors. And if you do that, since kitties can wiggle and have thin skin (which can mean accidental cuts can end up quite serious), you'd be best to have some one hold him while you do this. Else if he has matted hair, you can try gently brushing these out. And to loosen any matts present, you can gently rub some baby powder (talc free) into the matt. This will help lubricate the fur and makes it easier to untangle. This must be done on dry fur, as wet fur will just make a caked mess. So it is a case of working it in and then brushing it out with the matt.

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u are very helpfull thanks, again.Bev.

You are very welcome, Bev. :)

All the best,

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