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Hospice or Healing – Clinic quad carts save lives

Eddie's Wheels clinic quad

It was 7:30 AM on a Saturday morning when Crockett's owner called me from New Hampshire to beg for an appointment that day to see his dog.  Crockett, a 14 year old 90 lb. yellow lab, was down - unable to stand on any of his four legs.  The vet had advised him to let… Read More

Animal Rehab Professionals Prefer Eddie’s Wheels

Sue Davis

We were delighted to meet with Sue Davis, P.T.,  author of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation for Animals, A Guide for Consumers at our facility this summer for an intensive workshop on measuring, fitting and adjusting Eddie's Wheels carts. Sue's book on animal rehab is a fascinating read, full of interesting and vital information about the… Read More

Wheels can be the first step to rehab

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When Eddie and I started Eddie's Wheels, we thought all the dogs we'd build carts for would eventually rehabilitate out of their wheels. That's because  our first dog, Buddha, used her wheels for less than 6 months before she started being able to walk again without a cart. Sure, it was "spinal walking" - a… Read More

Rehab Success Stories

Teddy - Labor Day 2013

Nothing gives us more pleasure than hearing from clients whose pets have rehabilitated and no longer need the assistance of a wheelchair. Lately, we have been hearing about a number of dogs for whom a cart was a critical piece of their rehabilitation. Teddy, a 14 year old chow who was a cancer survivor, showed… Read More

What we mean by CUSTOM dog wheelchair

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When a dog has disabilities in three out of his four legs, it's a challenge to figure out what kind of cart would be the best design. Master, a 10 year old Giant Schnauzer, came to see us on the advice of his neuro-surgeon, Dr. Dominic Faissler at , who had recently performed successful spinal… Read More