Yoga. Jiu Jitsu. Moving 3-dimensionally.
Cats twist their body in ways we can’t even begin to do.
Cats use extreme flexibility to get the upper paw.
If I’m thinking like a human, two-dimensionally, I’m not going to get those claws trimmed.
The cat is not a piece of paper or a brick. The cat is more like air flowing and shifting shape.
May the force be with you, grasshopper!