Little Miss Lexi and her pals, Tomek, Mr. Bojangles roll around New York City in the Best Carts EVER!
Pugs are susceptible to a variety of disabling conditions that cause ataxia and weakness in the hind end.
We offer free on-site training at Eddie’s Wheels to any veterinary professional who has an interest in learning how to evaluate, measure and fit pets for wheelchairs.
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.
Teaching a front leg amputee to use a front wheel is challenging! Unless the dog is experiencing discomfort in his remaining front leg, convincing him that there is some advantage to using a cart may require some creativity on the part of the owner
This is a common question for owners of pets who are becoming increasing challenged due to degenerative myelopathy.
Adjustable clinic quad cart comes with head rest, tow handle, brakes and stirrups. Eddie’s Wheels clinic quad cart comes with tow handle, headrest, brakes and stirrups.
Author of the book Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation for Animals visits Eddie’s Wheels for for an intensive workshop.
A recent study of humans with spinal cord injuries bears out this thesis: that calming spasticity can help improve function and gait.
Nothing gives us more pleasure than hearing from clients whose pets have rehabilitated and no longer need the assistance of a wheelchair.
Supported by the stand, Beau is given electro-acupuncture. The stimulation to acupuncture points will help to “rewire” his damaged neurological system.
Dog owners are faced with difficult choices and it behooves veterinary professionals to inform their clients about all their options.
Here are some common myths about dog wheelchairs that we hear about – from both pet owners and veterinarians – and we’d like to dispel them.
In a recent issue of All Animals, the magazine of the Humane Society of the United States, the cover article was about the increasing prevalence of inherited genetic disorders amongst pure bred dogs.
While our Doberman, Buddha, was the inspiration for Eddie’s first canine wheelchair, we were not in business very long when we realized there was so much more we needed to learn about different dogs and their disabilities.
One of the most common questions we’re asked is, ’’how long will it take for my dog to learn to use a wheelchair?’’
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