The universal Walkin’ Rear Splint can be used for dogs or cats. Designed to brace your pets lower rear limbs. Assisting to speed up the healing process post injury and gently supports your pet to place body weight on the affected limb without inducing as much pain. It mimics a human splint and supports your pets joint and paw.
Add the custom fit Walkin Splint Foam Insert for extra comfort
Rear Pet Splint Key Features
Constructed of waterproof hard plastic exterior, soft interior foam padding, non-skid pad on bottom, and touch-fastener closures.
Rear Splint extends above hock and completely under the foot, giving full support to bottom of pet’s leg.
Keeps pet’s leg in normal walking position.
Supports and stabilizes hock and paw areas of rear limbs.
Allows weight to be put on the broken or weak limb.
Provides an easy way to provide daily wound therapy.
Reduces the standard cost of bandaging and casting.
Lightweight design increases the pet’s tolerance of the splint.
It’s important to remember that any splint or bootie will need to be removed at bedtime, and should be removed for at least an hour during the day to allow the foot to breathe.
How to Put on the Walkin’ Rear Splint
B: Measure from the end of longest toenail to top of hock.
C: To measure paw width, place dog’s paw on ground so there is a natural splay, and measure the widest part.
If joint is swollen due to arthritis or other medical condition, go up a size to accommodate swelling, and adjust fit using foam to create a more custom fit.
How to measure a Walkin' Wheels Dog Splint