Earlier this year the people at Walkin’ Pets by Handicapped Pets asked me to find a dog with significant mobility challenges to be the official reviewer of their new harness. A shepherd mix named Daisy was the perfect choice for the job. Below is Daisy’s Review of the Walkin’ Lift Combo Harness for Handicapped Pets.
The combo harness gives lifting support for the front and back end of your dog. It clips directly into the Walkin’ Wheels wheelchair for a complete lifting system. The harness is intended to aid pet owners who need to lift or move a dog that weighs 40lbs or more.
As I have said in the past, the right kind of lifting harness for medium to large paraplegic dogs is a lifesaver. It keeps your back from straining when you have to lift your dog in and out of a car or help them walk upstairs. A harness also gives your dog a sense of independence because they can move about in a normal walking position. [Read more…]