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Handy Canis Helping Hand for Dogs

Handy Canis Helping Hand for Dogs

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  • Hind » Extra Large £47.99
  • Hind » Large £38.99
  • Hind » Medium £41.50
  • Hind » Small £43.00

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The Handy Canis Helping Hand is an adjustable and washable hand-held harness, for mild to serious temporary or permanent paresis or paralysis hind legs. Helps the animal move about and especially climbing up curbs and stairs.

Made from heavy duty neoprene which is stretchy, so comfortable and easy to adjust. Entirely washable. Adjusts to the animal's body size with Velcro bands and adjustable straps. Adjustable lifting straps for the owner's comfort. Comfort handle to use with both lifting straps.


  • Helps the animal to move about and climb up any hurdle (sidewalks, stairs, etc.)
  • Neoprene material : very resistant and elastic for the animal’s comfort
  • Adjusts to the animal’s size with Velcro bands and adjustable straps
  • Lifting straps with a quick-fastening system and adjustable to the owner’s and animal’s size
  • Entirely washable
  • Comfort handle to use with both lifting straps
  • 4 sizes for the front model and 5 sizes for the back model

Size guidelines

Front legs

Size Chest Front legs Breed
S 30 - 45cm 10 - 25cm Dachshund
M 45 - 65cm 25 - 35cm Basset Hound
L 65 - 85cm 35 - 45cm Golden Retriever, German Shepherd
XL 85 - 100cm 35 - 45cm St. Bernard, Newfoundland

Hind legs

Size Waist Top of back leg Breed
XS 30 - 33cm 7.5 - 17cm Yorkshire, Chihuahua
S 33 - 36cm 15 - 23cm Dachshund
M 36 - 50cm 22 - 32cm Basset Hound
L 50 - 63cm 31 - 36cm Golden Retriever, German Shepherd
XL 63 - 81cm 37 - 53cm St. Bernard, Newfoundland

Need help or advice? Contact us:

  • Landline: 01582 842096
  • Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am - 1:00pm (Collections only)
  • Email: [email protected]

All prices include VAT where applicable.

Delivery Information

How quickly do you deliver?

Under almost all products on our website is an Estimated dispatch time, check this for a delivery prediction specific to the item you are looking to purchase. These badges are updated live based on the stock levels we have and also those of our suppliers - so are usually very accurate, but cannot be guaranteed. In more general terms, we aim to dispatch all orders within 1 working day of receiving payment (and a prescription if required). If we cannot do so within 3 working days we will contact you by email.

What do you charge for delivery?

For UK delivery, we charge the following:

Order Total Weight Delivery
£0-£28.99 Under 2kg £2.99
2kg+ £4.99
£29-£38.99 Under 2kg Free
2kg+ £4.99
£39+ Under 2kg Free
2kg+ Free

Prices quoted are for delivery to all parts of mainland UK except certain Scottish postcodes (where the price is higher for items sent by courier. Delivery of food abroad (including Channel Islands, N. Ireland and other islands around the UK) is charged at a higher price and free delivery is not available. Temperature controlled products, such as Insulin, are also not always subject to the standard and/or free delivery options.

For full information on our delivery charges, including prices on heavy deliveries to Scotland and abroad, see our delivery information page.

We can deliver most items to all around the world, but prices do vary. To find the exact cost of shipping your item, and to see all options available, follow these steps:

  1. Put the items you wish to order in your basket
  2. Proceed to checkout and enter your delivery address, including country
  3. Delivery information including price will automatically update to what is available to you

Delivery of aerosols

Due to restrictions aerosols can't be sent by Royal Mail. We appreciate your understanding.

Delivery of temperature controlled items

Some products, such as insulin and frozen food, need to be delivered in insulated packaging to prevent them from getting too warm (or too cold) during transit from us to you. Purchasing any of these items in your order will result in a £1.99 charge being added to the total to cover the high cost of the insulated packaging materials. You only pay the £1.99 once per order, regardless of how many temperature controlled items you purchase in that order.

How do I cancel or return an order?

Please call us as soon as possible if you need to amend or cancel an order on 01582 842096. If your order has been processed for dispatch we will be unable to cancel or amend the order. You will however be able to return your product for a full refund*.

To return an item, you must contact us by phone or email to arrange this BEFORE posting any product back to us. We will explain the process at this stage for you.

*For full details on returns, see our terms and conditions page.

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