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Nail beds seem to bleed a lot so I hope he hasn't made your house look like a crime scene.
You can apply some cornflour on a cotton bud and hold it to the nail bed which will help to clot the bleeding
As he's struggling a little you can try to wrap him up like a kitty burrito (https://www.wikihow.com/Wrap-a-Cat)
You can use it to clean them but it will disturb any clots and could start the bleeding again.
Ok, try putting him in a quiet room where he can't make too much of a mess and leave him in there for a little while to calm down. Cat's are very good at screaming and wriggling to get away from something they're not liking.
His nails will be a little tender, similar to ourselves trimming our nails tightly but with a little time to settle and relax he should be completely fine.
How long has it been bleeding?
Is it drops of blood or a stream?
Ok, I wouldn't worry about it at the moment. it should stop over the next 10-20 minutes once it stays like those small drops.
Keep him distracted from licking at them for a little while as he will disturb the clots and start the bleeding again.
I'll still be on here for a few hours if you have any concerns :)
He should settle down quite quickly. Don't be worried if he walks a little tenderly tonight and tomorrow.
It happens to the best of us, you shouldn't need to apply pressure as that's probably annoying him because it's sore.
If it continues, you can put some cornflour in a bowl and pop each of his paws in it for a few seconds to coat the area and then feed him some treats so that he doesn't lick it off immediately. If it gets worse or returns after that then you can make an appointment with your vet to have some clotting medication put on but it's extremely rare to need this.
If you don't have cornflour you can use normal but it doesn't work as well.
Just for a few minutes, or leave him with some of his favorite food.
Have a good night.
How is Oberyn's toes doing?
Perfect! I'm glad to hear they're ok, he's probably loving his Saturday night! Styptic powder is perfect. Yeah, he's just not impressed that he's been closed off. He should settle soon and after a couple of hours, the clots should be firm enough to not cause a problem.