When it comes to finding the best fitness and strengthening exercises for three-legged dogs, we have a lot of helpful information here at our Tripawds Gear Blog. For your convenience, here are the best blog posts to help you get started with a fitness program for your amputee dog.
Canine rehabilitation therapy has come a long way over the last few years and more physical therapy options are available all the time. With so many options to choose from, how does a Tripawd pawrent know where to begin?
After amputation surgery, a three legged dog needs time to build up muscles in remaining limbs. But walking won’t do the trick. According to canine fitness experts, only core strengthening activities will increase muscle toneand keep your Tripawd steady on his paws.
One of the best examples of a Tripawd who has achieved the ideal canine amputee fitness level is Maggie the Agile Cow Dog. See how she utilizes our highly-recommended FitPAWS Gear to stay fit at age 12.
See how walking on an unstable surface can help your Tripawd gain strength and flexibility.
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