In December, our friends at 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 chosen for the job. This post is how Daisy reviews the Walkin’ Lift Combo harness.
The harness gives lifting support for the front and back end of your dog. It clips directly into the Walkin’ Wheels wheelchair, operating as a complete system with a few easy clips. It is intended to help pet owners who need to lift 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…]