Jane and her OrthoPets Tarsal Device (Dog Ankle Brace)

Jane is a 5-year-old German Shorthaired Pointer who was referred to OrthoPets because of a previous Achilles tendon rupture surgery that had failed. About one year post-operatively, Jane was out pheasant hunting with her owner and unfortunately reinjured herself....

Pirate, the PIG, and his OrthoPets Tarsus Device

Pirate, a Landrace cross pig, was rescued by a sanctuary in Canada. He had suffered either an unknown trauma or birth defect resulting in his tarsus being fused in a flexed position. Landrace pigs can grow to an estimated weight of 450-600 pounds for sows and 500-700...
Jonesy and his OrthoPets Tarsus Brace (Dog ankle brace)

Jonesy and his OrthoPets Tarsus Brace (Dog ankle brace)

When my boxer, Jonesy, severed his Achilles tendon on a machete that I inadvertently left out in the garden, I blamed myself for my carelessness. After it happened, I felt that his way of living as a very active, social dog was over. I rushed him into surgery and he...
Molly and her OrthoPets Tarsus Device (Dog ankle brace)

Molly and her OrthoPets Tarsus Device (Dog ankle brace)

Our experience with OrthoPets has been flawless. Living in the Caribbean we assumed it would be difficult to get our disabled dog ‘Molly’ a proper fitting device, well it wasn’t. We have a remarkable case worker named Shawna. She has consistently...
Cazzie and her OrthoPets Tarsus Devices (Dog ankle braces)

Cazzie and her OrthoPets Tarsus Devices (Dog ankle braces)

Martin, Martin, Martin, Where do I begin? You have given me my spirit and active lifestyle back! Let me start my story from the beginning. A hunter adopted me because I was named after my grandmother who had earned the honor of being one of the top 5 hunting dogs in...
Chico and her OrthoPets Tarsus Device (Dog ankle brace)

Chico and her OrthoPets Tarsus Device (Dog ankle brace)

Hello OrthoPets, I just wanted to write and let you know how fantastic it has been since we got the brace for Chico’s leg. She adapted to it extremely quickly and she has been to the beach and in the sea, things we never thought she would do again. I think the...