Many avian groomers use a dremel grooming tool.
Dremel grooming tool: (noun) Named after its creator Albert J. Dremel, this high-speed rotary tool is used for many different things, such as cleaning, drilling, sanding, sharpening, carving, etc. In regard to bird grooming, the Dremel is a high-speed rotary tool with a sandpaper head used to file down a pet bird’s nails. The Dremel is typically used by professional avian groomers on the larger parrots. There are variations of this tool that can now be used at home. A different sandpaper head should be used on different birds so that infectious organisms are not transmitted.
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