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California Animal Rehab Video Interviews
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14 May 2011 - 10:10 pm
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This playlist will show all Tripawds video interviews with Drs Waldman and Kramer at California Animal Rehab, and is automatically updated with any new CARE videos we post. View all Tripawds video playlists here.

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15 May 2011 - 5:44 am
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BIG BIG BIG kudo's to these very helpful and informative video interviews you do from CARE!  I LOVE them!  And the great part is most of the rehab exercises can be done right in our own homes by us! 🙂  Such an important part to living with a Tripawd is keeping their core strong.

Tracy, Maggie's Mom

Maggie was amputated for soft tissue sarcoma 10-20-09

Maggie lost her battle with kidney disease on 8-24-13


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Thanks for the great feedback! Forgot to mention…

To date, the following videos from this playlist have been posted along with more details in the Tripawds News blog. We will update this topic whenever we post future interviews. Stay tuned!

Canine Rehabilitation: Exercises and Stretches with CARE

Canine Rehabilitation: Amputation Recovery Advice with CARE

Canine Rehabilitation: Pain Meds and Supplement Tips from CARE

Canine Rehab Therapy: Senior Tripawd Bounces Back with CARE

All posts about our visits to Cal Animal Rehab can be found under the tag CARE (

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24 May 2011 - 6:19 pm
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In case you missed it, Jerry posted more details about the latest video with Lobo:

Canine Acupuncture and Rehabilitation Therapy Tips for Tripawds

And we finally uploaded the two final videos from our last CARE visit to the playlist. Scroll through the list and look for Rear Leg Tripawd Lucy, posts with more detail coming soon to the Tripawds News blog.

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7 June 2011 - 2:53 pm
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Jerry just posted detailed notes about the video interview with rear-leg Tripawd Lucy:

Canine Rehab for Rear Leg Tripawd for Lucy

Rear Leg Workouts for Lucy at CARE

Free three legged dog rehabilitation exercise tips and demonstration video with rear-leg Tripawd Lucy at California Animal Rehabilitation in Los Angeles.

Tripawds Founders Jim and Rene | | |

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