Check out these tips from VSCR Practitioner Ashleigh Fairfield on how to love and care for them even better in their golden years in "Happier at Home" featured in the Fall 2017 The Virginia-Maryland-Washington DC Dog.
"Slick flooring, such as hardwood, vinyl, tile, etc., can be troublesome terrain for our aging canines. One simple solution that can help build confidence and reduce further injury is to use runners or yoga mats over your home’s high-traffic areas. These products are fairly inexpensive to purchase and can be easily rinsed in the sink or with a hose to keep clean."
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