Wheelchairs

Hodes Animal Orthopedics also makes special wheelchairs that is entirely custom-made. These wheelchairs are characterised by very high stability. The sophistication of the construction ensures that the it is lightweight and yet with the rolling resistance. All this results in optimum freedom of the dog, as much as it is possible with use of such aids.

Half Body

Half animal wheelchair. Shown here a dog wheelchair.

The “half body” wheelchair is used in dogs and other animals with a partial failure, temporarily or not, of the hindquarters. The reason for this is often in a neurological defect, or decreasing muscle strength with age. For this wheelchair, the dog must be able to, by means of the front legs, stand and move.

Full Body

Full body animal wheelchair

Full body animal wheelchair. Shown here a dog wheelchair.

The “Full body” wheelchair is used on dogs with severe back pain, which in addition to a weak (er) hindquarters, also have problems with the transfer of weight on the forehand. These wheelchair is obviously completely made to measure.

Customer Made

Custom made animal wheelchair

Custom made animal wheelchair. Shown here a dog wheelchair.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s