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Happy Tails – Nicky the Boxer’s rehab in dog wheelchair

We first heard about Nick, a boxer puppy who was found hit by a car along the side of a road in Pennsylvania, from Adopt-a-Boxer Rescue.  This wonderful group had taken him in, arranged for spinal surgery, and was fostering him for months while he healed.   Even with surgery, he was very ataxic, wobbly on… Read More

Dog Wheelchair Review – a year later and rehabilitating

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Leslie, I just want to let you know how Galahad is doing with his cart.  This is the 1st anniversary of Galahad having his cart.  Since he got his cart he has missed very few days walking in the park and those were due to inclement weather.  As you can see from the attached picture… Read More

Dog Wheelchairs for Dogs with Hip Dysplasia and Arthritis

When Neikko, a six year old Akita, showed up here for a wheelchair, I was skeptical that he'd use it.  He was able to stand and walk, but not very far, and his family told me that he had not been able to go for a real walk for almost 2 years.  The reason?  Bad hip… Read More

Detachable “Training Wheels” Makes Dog Wheelchairs an Instant 4 Wheel Cart

We were delighted to see how the addition of detachable front "training wheels" is helping Journey to continue to take long walks in her cart.  Journey has hip dysplasia and disc disease.  She's had a counterbalanced cart for over a year - this cart completely supports her rear and takes about 35% of her own… Read More

Eddie’s Wheels gives dogs a new leash on life on NECN

NECN video featuring Eddie's Wheels It's always wonderful when a major media outlet does a story about the work we do to help animals with disabilities.  We were thrilled with this wonderful video story that New England Cable News produced. All three of the clients featured in this video were extraordinary. Fenway, the black lab, literally… Read More