The following articles were written with a focus on Italian Greyhounds but most of the information can be applied to any breed.
In depth article on the benefits of taking a proactive approach
to your dog's oral hygiene.
Numerous step by step demonstration photos.
More efficient than clippers - Reduces the chance of causing pain:
even with black nails!
Reduce (and have a better understanding of) canine anxiety.
Be a responsible dog owner, good neighbor and have a Canine Good Citizen.
You could be exacerbating the problem!