Thankfully the weather where we live is FINALLY starting to improve, the dogs can go for longer walks and I can start planting flowers.
Except for a random three days it was pretty miserable, but those three days got all my neighbours out and going DIY crazy!!
My new neighbour created a whole garden, complete with paving stone lined paths and wooden boxes she built to hide things she didn’t like the look of.… Read full post
In this post I would like to talk about dog mobility aids – what they are, how much they have helped us, and what they can do for you.
What are dog mobility aids?
As the name suggests, they are items or products that help your dog get around. A pet stroller, dog ramp, pet stairs and slings are just some of what we will be talking about in this post.… Read full post
This post is about how I taught Saffy to use a dog ramp.
Let me start by saying you’ll have to rely on my descriptive abilities, since I have no pictures of the process, and only a few of Saffy. Two reasons for that…I didn’t know I would be starting this website and need so many images in a wide range of situations, and I didn’t expect the vet to panic during dental surgery and cause her death, 9 months after we rescued her.… Read full post
I must admit I’m always surprised by how few people know about dog ramps.
The thing is, that makes me concerned for three reasons
People are lifting some very heavy dogs in and out of the car, potentially injuring themselves
Dogs are missing out on quality family time
Dogs of all ages are putting unnecessary wear and tear on their joints.… Read full post
I am always surprised by the number of pet parents who have never heard of dog ramps
Well, I’m on a mission to change all that!
It makes me very sad when I think of how many dogs have a lesser quality of life simply because they are older, when there is so much we can do to help.… Read full post
I’ve piqued your curiosity haven’t I? Excellent!
As someone who lives with senior dogs, and dogs so neglected they have no idea how to use stairs, I love these products and would never be without one or both. I try and take pictures as much as possible, but unfortunately have none to show you of them being used in my house.… Read full post