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Decorate Your Canine Wheelchair & Get Prepared For Winter

As winter approaches, it’s a good time to conduct a tune up in your canine’s Walkin’ Wheels canine wheelchair.

Time for a Winter Wheelchair Tune-up

Because the seasons change and winter is quick approaching, it’s time to ask are your canine’s wheels able to sort out the snow? Would a little bit extra tread on the tires assist your canine plow by these snowy sidewalks and icy streets?

Our automobiles aren’t the one factor that want a fast situation test earlier than the snow falls. Your canine’s wheelchair takes lots of put on and tear all year long. To maneuver throughout the snow and ice your canine’s wheelchair tires must have good tread on them. That might imply rotating your canine’s tires, or it’s time for some new wheels.

Understanding Your Wheel Choices

Canines beneath 49 lbs.

Canines within the Mini, Small, or Corgi Walkin’ Wheels wheelchairs ought to use our foam wheels. Tiny pups want tiny wheels, though it might be tempting to attempt to go up a wheel measurement, we don’t advocate it. Too large of a wheel could make your canine’s wheelchair too tall and too heavy. The identical is true for canines who slot in our Medium wheelchair, weighing between 26 – 49 lbs. are sometimes have an 8″ wheel. At all times name our wheelchair consultants earlier than you swap out any wheelchair half.

Canines over 50 lbs.

Canines between 50 to 180 lbs. have a number of totally different wheel choices accessible. Along with getting new foam wheels to interchange their previous ones, bigger canines may also use air tires. An air tire has a deeper tread, providing higher grip on rougher terrain. For many pets, a foam wheel affords sufficient traction, however your could need to swap out the wheels for the wintertime should you reside someplace icy.

Wheel Choices for Walkin’ Wheels

Wheelchair Skis for Winter Snow!

Shifting by snow is a breeze whenever you swap your wheels for skis! The Walkin’ Wheels Ski Attachment is ideal for getting round within the winter months! The ski attachment matches any measurement Walkin’ Wheels canine wheelchair, no matter your pet’s measurement.

The wheelchair ski strikes simply by the snow and is a good answer to maintain your paralyzed canine lively all winter. The canine wheelchair skis can be utilized on off-trail hikes by the woods and even in your yard.

Decorate Your Canine’s Wheelchair

Don’t get caught within the winter doldrums, your canine’s wheelchair ought to be as shiny and as playful as their persona.

Further Wheelchair Equipment Your Canine Would possibly Want

Warrior Harness

Warrior Harness for Walkin' Wheels dog wheelchair

Upgrading your canine’s wheelchair harness means greater than only a pop of colour. A harness can provide your canine extra help, make their wheelchair extra snug, and make it simpler to get your canine into their cart. The Warrior Harness is one among our favourite canine wheelchair equipment. Every harness is obtainable in three enjoyable camo colours to match your canine’s wheelchair!

With each the entrance and rear lifting harness kinds accessible, select the harness that may give your pet the correct quantity of help.

Rear Harness

The Warrior Rear Harness can change your canine’s leg rings for a extra snug saddle and be used to elevate your canine’s again legs once they aren’t of their cart. Similar to a your canine’s wheelchair, discovering the best rear help harness could make an enormous distinction. Not solely is the Warrior Rear harness canine wheelchair suitable, it may be used to assist your canine up the steps or elevate them into the automobile.

Entrance Harness

The Warrior Entrance Harness matches all sized canines, and is suitable with the Small, Medium, and Giant Walkin’ Wheels wheelchairs. This harness slides on simply over a canine’s head and clips immediately into the rear canine wheelchair. The harness offers your canine’s wheelchair an actual improve.

Stomach Assist

Belly support for dog wheelchair back support

Many wheelie canines endure from spinal situations or a weakened again. A stomach help is a neoprene sling that lifts the middle of your canine’s physique. By supporting beneath the stomach you may maintain your canine’s backbone in correct alignment and provide extra help. Mid-body help is particularly necessary for canine’s with IVDD, again ache, or these whose backs dip within the center.

Though useful for all canines, each corgi, dachshund, or basset hound with a wheelchair wants a stomach help.

For questions regarding Walkin’ Wheels canine wheelchair substitute components and equipment, we welcome your calls at 888-253-0777.

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