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Balto® Body Lift – Body Harness with Handles

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The Balto Lift is an excellent option for dogs that have difficulty walking, as a result of trauma, disease or paralysis, as well as for dogs with motor difficulties and spinal column issues. The two (removable) lateral splints, serve to both stabilize the brace during use, as well as to compress the proximal area of the spinal column. The adjustable straps over the back in addition to 2 hind leg straps disperse weight evenly. Up to 38in of adjustable handles make it simple to alter strap length to owner preference.

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Sizing guide for all braces

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X-Small BTBODYXS 9.75" - 12.5"
Small BTBODYS 13" - 15"
Medium BTBODYM 15.75" - 19.25"
Large BTBODYL 19.5" - 23"
X-Large BTBODYXL over 23.5"

Measurement A: Distance between the center point of the shoulder to the center of the center point of the thigh

Returns & Shipping

Once the product reaches the purchaser, Balto USA reserves the right to refuse a full refund. Balto USA will accept returns or requests for refunds for any product within 30 days of receipt of product. Refunds will only be honored if during the initial fitting the product is determined to be a poor fit, function, and/or the product is affecting the health or healing of the patient. Visual inspection may be required.

The brace must be in resale condition to receive a refund. This means that the brace cannot have hair, wear, dirt, and/or no modifications can have been made to the brace. If the packaging is damaged there will be a 10% restocking fee deducted from that product's refund. After we receive the brace back, we will evaluate its condition and then issue a refund.  Balto USA does not offer refunds for refusal from your pet to wear the product. If the purchaser simply does not want to use the device for reasons other than described above, Balto USA will not issue a refund.

Balto USA will NOT cover the cost of return shipping. If you are needing to exchange your brace, a return mailing label will be provided for you once your request has been approved. To exchange a product, you will need to place your new order online. Once we receive the return or exchange back, we will evaluate its condition and then issue you a refund. Returns and exchanges must be in resale condition to receive a refund.

If for any reason delivery is confirmed by the carrier and the product cannot be found, a police report must be filed before a replacement is sent. If the product is lost by the carrier, Balto USA will file a claim and a replacement will be sent.


Promotion Return Policy: The purchase of any Balto USA product(s) using a promotional code(s) must additionally abide by the Balto USA Promotional Return Policy requirements. If a return is requested, the customer can: a) return promotional item(s) in their original, undamaged packaging with the return of their Balto USA product(s) purchase or b) return only the purchased Balto USA product(s) and have market price of the promotional item(s)* deducted from the refund of payment. In the event that the returned promotional item(s) are found used or damaged upon receiving, the market price of the promotional item(s)* will be deducted from the return of payment.


*KONG® Assorted Box - The assorted box includes 12 KONG® toys (small to large breeds) - $164.00 value.


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Full Description

The Balto® Body Lift is a comfortable solution for dogs with difficulty walking due to trauma, disease, or paralysis. The brace can also be used to support and compress the spinal column with the two removable rigid splints contained within the brace's side pockets.

Made from soft, breathable fabric, the it features two length adjustable handle straps and a padded grip, allowing even large dogs to be lifted with ease. It is engineered to allow dogs to relieve themselves naturally without soiling the brace.

Recommended for:

  • Lameness
  • Arthritis and Osteoarthritis
  • Full or partial leg paralysis
  • Post-surgery rehabilitation


  • High quality breathable fabric
  • Height adjustable handle straps
  • Removable rigid lateral splints offer greater stability
  • Hand washable
  • Available in 5 sizes

Quick Tips

  • Allow up to two weeks for your pet to fully accept the brace
  • Wear the brace for 30 minutes a day, increasing 30 minutes each day after, for up to 12 hours
  • Consult your veterinarian for specific instructions on when to wear your brace
  • Remove the brace when your animal sleeps at night
  • Inspect your pet for signs of skin irritation. If any are present, contact your veterinarian
  • In addition to wiping the brace clean, keep skin and fur that comes into contact with the brace clean
  • Inspect your brace regularly for any damage

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