Can the Lift-n-Step Harness by left on all day?
Each harness is padded and lined to make it ultra-comfortable for your dog to wear. Itâs designed to be worn when your dog is active and being assisted by their parent. The chest harness can be left on, but when your best friend is ready to rest the rear piece and lifting strap should be removed.
Can the Lift-n-Step Harness be used to assist my dog on the stairs?
Yes, with your support and the help of the Lift-n-Step harness you can safely control, guide, and assist your dog up and down the stairs.
Can my dog go to the bathroom while wearing the Lift-n-Step Harness?
Yes! The Lift-n-Step harness is designed to help pet parentâs safely support their dog and help them get outside to relieve themselves. The rear harness features a cut out to accommodate both male and female dogs.
Can the Lift-n-Step be safely used after surgery?
The Lift-n-Step is designed to aid petâs healing from injury or surgery, allowing you to gently lift your dog and support them through rehabilitation and recovery. The Lift-n-Step has been used for post-op recovery for TPLO, ACL/CCL/MCL, and other orthopedic surgeries. Speak with your Veterinarian to determine if the harness is the right fit for your dogâs specific condition or post-op protocol.
Can I lift my dog with the Lift-n-Step?
The harness is designed to help you to stabilize and gently support your dog as they maintain an active lifestyle. It is not intended to suspend a dog in the air â the harness helps you gently aid your dog is not intended to lift them completely off the ground.
How do I choose the right size Lift-n-Step for my dog?
The size Lift-n-Step your dog needs is based off their weight. Need help? Call our Customer Care team is happy to help your dog get the perfect size Lift-n-Step.
Is the handle strap adjustable?
Yes, the Lift-n-Step lifting strap adjusts to allow pet parents to find the perfect height for your comfort. This easy to use mobility aid allows you to support your pet without lifting their entire weight or straining your back.
How do I care for it?
The Lift-n-Step harness is machine washable, lay flat to air dry.
Will the Lift-n-Step harness work for a rear amputee dog?
Yes, the Lift-n-Step harness safely supports a dog in both the front and rear. The rear harness portion secures in front of the back legs and can be tightened to safely lift a rear tripod dog.
Is this harness compatible with my dogâs Walkinâ Wheels wheelchair?
The Lift-n-Step is designed to be used on its own as a lifting harness and is not intended to be used with a wheelchair.