Specially designed for use with our hoists, Westcoast Hydrotherapy's range of slings can be used in and out of the water. They provide animals with safe, comfortable support whilst they are being manoeuvred or when walking, swimming or relaxing during hydrotherapy treatment.


  • Can be used in and out of water
  • Available in various sizes
  • Suitable for severely disabled dogs
  • Maximum weight of up to 133kg (293lbs)
  • Colour coded lifting straps

Operator Benefits

Key Features

  • Main support straps are colour coded in length increments
  • Chlorine-proof mesh fabric and stitching
  • Padding around the legs area limits friction
  • Products open out flat, so suitable for severely disabled dogs
  • Fully machine washable
  • Colour coded lifting straps to ensure a balanced lift

Product Specification

The slings are available in a variety of sizes for dogs weighing up to 133kg (293lbs), based on the distance between its breastbone and hind quarters.

  • Upto 45cm – XSmall – Cat / Yorkie or Cavalier Types
  • 45cm to 65cm – Small – Corgi / American Cocker Types
  • 65cm to 73cm – Medium – Border Collie / Cocker Spaniel Types
  • 73cm to 87cm – Large – German Shephard / Retriever Types
  • 87cm to 105cm – Xlarge – Long body e.g. Wolfhound Types
  • 105cm to 125cm – XXLarge – Broad chest e.g. Mastiff Types
  • Set of 6 – One of each size

"This has proved an excellent decision and has been totally reliable, easy to use and well received by clients"

Duncan Miller