Do you have a blind or vision impaired dog as a member of your family? If so, this story may be for you. There are all kinds of tools available to help us when we lose one of our body function in some way; paralysis, deafness, blindness, etc. But what about our pets?
There are devices such as mobility carts to help our pets when they become paralyzed. We learn to adjust when they lose their hearing. But what about when our pet loses his or her sight? There are many reasons our pets lose their sight; birth defects, cataracts, diabetes, etc. There is now a product to help if they lose their sight. If you have a pet that is beginning to lose his or her sight or if you have a pet that is already blind, Muffin’s Halo may be an excellent aid for you and your pet.
Muffin’s Halo is a lightweight, comfortable, stylish, custom designed product to guide dogs who are blind or visually impaired. It safeguard them from bumping into walls and objects that may be in front of them. This product has garnered a lot of support in the animal community. It has been featured in many media outlets, such as National Geographic, Modern Dog Magazine, Dogster (an online dog community) and many more. The device does not hinder a dog’s normal daily activity and makes them look like a precious angel.
Muffin was an older, toy poodle that, due to cataracts, he lost his sight at the age of 11. His owner, Simone Reyes, was devastated because Muffin continued to bump into walls and fall down the stairs. She felt helpless because she couldn’t find anything that would help him. Muffin’s owner created Muffin’s Halo Guide for Blind Dogs. You can read more about Muffin’s story on the Muffin’s Halo website.
This product is available through the Muffin’s Halo website and there is a complete measuring guide on the website where you can ensure you get the correct sized halo for your dog. There are also several designs from which to choose, including white, red or blue angel wings, quarterback and butterfly halo.