Is your dog afraid of having their feet touched? Do they abhor nail trimmings/grindings? The first step to getting them over the hump on this process begins at home. Sure you can bring them to your veterinarian and have them hold the pet down and trim the nails. But I think you'll find the information in this article to be a lot more educational and helpful in getting your pet to where they need to be when it comes to nail trims.
My Dog is Afraid of Nail Trimmings