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That’s one lucky pup! Dachshunds are prone to back injuries, what with their adorably long backs and all. Joelsprayberry on Instructables made this dachshund wheelchair for after his injury, for use until he can walk again.

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern is director of wearable electronics at Adafruit Industries. Her personal site: sternlab.org


  • drewski_brewski

    Wonderful design, but does it allow the Daschund to travel downwind, faster than the wind?

  • odiekokee

    we made something very similar for one of our ferrets a couple years back. have it on instructables.

  • ahmed seliem

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    WOW!….Wheelchairs for dogs? So cute!…I like it..suitable forĀ  my dog!

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  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1240476294 Michael Blott

    Transfer the weight over the front legs. Otherwise the dog is prone to be injured. Keep the rear leg weight balanced over the wheels as much as possible.

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    I salute that owner of that pet because he offer his money to purchased a wheelchair for his pet. I mean, in some cases, the owner might abandoned that dog because he needs to buy wheelchair for that dog to walk and it will cause him money. I lift my hat off to the owner. Keep it up. Truly, dogs is man’s best friend.

  • Rehette

    SAL DIE WHEELCHAIR HELP VIR N NEKWERWEL BESERING OOK DIE HOND WIL NIE EERS MEER SELF LOOP NIE SY WAS SONDAG BY VEEARTS EN SY MOET WEER TERUG GAAN ,MAAR SY WORD AL HOE SWAKKER SY WIL NIE EERS MEER EET NIE.

  • Rehette

    Enige iemand raad asseblief het Shani sondag by veearts gehad en n nekwerwel seer gemaak sy moet stil gehou word ons het haar n bed inbraaikamer gemaak soos wat die veearts ons verduidelik het die spasie wat sy mag he ,maar geen verbetering nie net al hoe slegter gaan dit met Shani sy wil nie eers vanoggend die pil wat ek in n stukkie vienna gedruk het eet nie sy le net em maak sjank geluide sy loop nie eers meer self nie ons moet haar dra .sal dit regtig nie so lief soos wat ek Shani is haar maar laat uitsit nie sal baie haertseer wees maar is in belang van hond met baie baie eina haar ogies traan heeltyd en haar nek maak sy agteroor van pyn net die stertjie beweeg as ons met haar praat . ek kan nie meer die hond se hartseer ogies kyk nie en aanmekaar as ek Shani kyk is ek in trane .
    Enige iemand wat al deur dit is gee asseblief raad .

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