AOC's Able-Body Prosthetic is designed to aid in the relief of the weight bearing leg and is built for limb deformities. Our deformity prosthetic can be designed for either the front or rear leg.
Limb replacement used to prevent further deformation and degeneration of existing joints
Prevent gait deviations
Maintain acts of daily living
Decrease leg length discrepancies
Increase exercise/activity level
Provide means to participate in rehabilitation therapy
Can be traumatic or congenital in nature
Improve your pet's quality of life
Use & Care
Your pet may require assistance laying down while wearing the prosthetic.
The prosthetic can be worn all day but will require limb and prosthetic inspection at least twice a day.
The prosthetic should be taken off when your pet is resting.
Break in Period:
Once you receive the Prosthetic try it on your pet and inspect the fit.
Upon first inspection check the height. It should be slightly shorter than the sound leg to prevent dragging.
Check the edges of the prosthesis to ensure that there is no pinching or digging into the body.
Start with a short controlled walk the first day.
Increase the wear time everyday after that for 30-45 minutes a day up to 2 week. During the break in period help assist your pet master any obstacles they may have in their environment. your daily routine.
After the 2 week break in period you can leave the prosthetic on during the day and off at night.
Inspect your pet's skin/hair after each use to ensure there is no irritation or redness and/or hair loss.
Wipe down after each use with an antibacterial wipe or warm soap water. Dirt causes irritation and friction, so the cleaner the better.