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Balto® Neck – Rigid Neck Brace

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The Balto Neck for dogs is an orthopedic brace designed to help dogs with problems with their cervical vertebrae, crushed vertebrae, neurological issues and hernias. The compression offered by the brace ensures compression and traction of the neck, thus protecting it in case of injuries.

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Sizing guide for all braces

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XX-Small One size for all cats and small dog breeds e.g. Chihuahuas
X-Small 10" - 13.5"
Small 13.5" - 17.5"
Medium 17.5" - 21.5"
Large 21.5" - 25.5"
X-Large 25.5" - 29.5"

Circumference: Circumference of the neck where a collar usually rests

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 sale. 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 cover the cost of return shipping as well as exchanges. Once your request has been accepted, a return mailing label will be sent to your email. 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.

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.

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Full Description

The Balto® Neck is a compression brace designed to help pets recovering from hernias and vertebral injuries, as well as manage neurological issues associated with the neck. The brace can comfortably be used alongside the dog's personal harness for daily walks.

Due to the unique shape of their necks, it is not recommended for use with sighthounds and bulldogs. Size ideal for cats also available.

Ideal for:

  • Vertebral injuries
  • Hernias
  • Neurological issues associated with the spine or neck


  • Can be used before or after surgery
  • Waterproof, breathable fabric
  • Comfortable to wear
  • Hand washable
  • Available in 6 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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Reviewed by Carlos
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Rated 5 out of 5

Well worth the money

We have a puppy with an atlantoaxial subluxation, she is Italian Greyhound so we had to go with the cat version of the neck brace. She isn't happy about it but she is much happier that it is comfortable and it's secure. Product is well worth the money.

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