Walkin’ Wheels, The Best Dog Wheelchair For Back Legs

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In recent years, along with greater acceptance and inclusion of disabled humans, has come greater acceptance and inclusion of disabled pets. One of the highlights of innovations has been all kinds of mobility aids for pets, like the dog wheelchair.  It is not technically a chair, but actually more of a cart, with wheels that support the part of the dog where the disability occurs. Continue reading

Considering a Folding Electric Wheelchair? Here Are Top 3 Choices

Lightweight folding electric wheelchairs: what can be better for traveling?

Wheelchairs have come a long way in a few short years. No longer are you stuck with the traditional manual wheelchair with a simple fabric seat and the need to be controlled by someone else. Now there’s such a thing as a folding electric wheelchair – and these devices are making a huge impact on people’s lives.

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Dog Wheelchairs – Keep Those Doggies Rollin’!

No barrier to mobility and snow fun!

Dogs can often manage quite well with the loss of one limb, either front or back.  Unlike humans, they seem to have no self-consciousness about such a condition and often adapt quickly and very successfully. However, the loss of use of either both front or both back legs essentially renders the dog immobile. In these cases, dog wheelchairs can make a huge difference in a dog’s quality of life.

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The KD Smart Chair Lives Up To Its Name – Here Is Why

KD smart chair

The smart chair: light, foldable and comfortable

The KD Smart Chair is original in its class as the first foldable smart chair wheelchair ever made available to the general public. As the cutting-edge market leader, it is often imitated and copied – but rarely matched. If you’re in the market for a powered wheelchair or smartchair, you would be well-advised to take a closer look at the KD brand.

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Wheelchair Basketball: an overview

Chris Stoutenberg of Canada shoots Gold in 2008 (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

Chris Stoutenberg of Canada shoots Gold in 2008 (by Adam Pretty/Getty Images)

As the Rio 2016 Paralympics have finally wrapped up, the wheelchair sports category managed to grab many people’s attention, especially in the United States. Wheelchair Basketball, in particular, got many Americans cheering. That is because it was the first time that both the Men’s AND the Women’s Wheelchair Basketball team won the Gold medal in the same Paralympic games.

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How to Choose the Best Bariatric Wheelchair: a Review

a manual bariatric wheelchair

a manual bariatric wheelchair

No two people are the same. In the world of wheelchairs, it means that users come in different build and sizes. While general wheelchairs are built for average-size users, some users need bigger size wheelchairs that can withstand more load. Fortunately, there’s the Bariatric Wheelchair product line specially made to accommodate the needs of these particular group of user.

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