Elbow Braces for Dogs

An OrthoPets Elbow Orthosis (dog brace) can be a great solution to provide comfort and support for your pet’s injury or instability. There are many orthopedic conditions of the elbow joint that may affect your pet’s mobility. OrthoPets custom fabricates each animal’s brace for their individual needs.

Pets presenting with forelimb limping and lameness associated with elbow pathology can be amendable to the use of an OrthoPets Elbow Orthosis. An elbow brace can provide comfort and control to the elbow joint improving your pet’s comfort and mobility.

The most common conditions presented to OrthoPets are elbow arthritis, elbow dysplasia, and elbow hygromas. The device design will be determined by your veterinarian’s prescribed therapeutic goals for your pet.

Through the appropriate application and use of an OrthoPets Elbow Orthosis (dog elbow brace), coupled with rehabilitation therapy, your pet can regain lost quality of life, mobility, comfort, and function.

Please feel free to contact us via phone or email with any questions you may have.

You will find examples of our unique elbow orthoses (dog elbow braces) below.

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Elbow

Common Injuries:

  • Medial compartment arthritis
  • Varus/Valgus instability
  • Medial compartment unloading
  • Medial & lateral collateral ligaments
  • Triceps tendon avulsion
  • Hygroma
  • Degenerative joint disease
  • Post-op arthrodesis

Mechanics of Device:

  • Force coupling stability
  • 3 Point corrective system

When your pet is limping due to discomfort caused by an injury or instability, we understand the impact this has not only to the quality of life of your pet, but also to your family. Our sole focus is on the design and support of our custom animal orthotics and prosthetics to restore your pet’s mobility.