By placing Cortez's hind limbs on a land treadmill and forelimbs on an unstable surface, Cortez has to work hard to learn how to use his left forelimb after multiple orthopedic surgeries!

By placing Cortez's hind limbs on a land treadmill and forelimbs on an unstable surface, Cortez has to work hard to learn how to use his left forelimb after multiple orthopedic surgeries!

Balancing on unstable surfaces while turning your head from side to side is an excellent way to build core and hind end strength.

Balancing on unstable surfaces while turning your head from side to side is an excellent way to build core and hind end strength.

 
Skye has a proprioceptive band around his abdominal muscles to help him learn to engage his core muscles while balancing.

Skye has a proprioceptive band around his abdominal muscles to help him learn to engage his core muscles while balancing.

Karen is targeting left hind limb and core strengthening by lifting Davis's left hind limb while he is balancing on unstable surfaces.

Karen is targeting left hind limb and core strengthening by lifting Davis's left hind limb while he is balancing on unstable surfaces.

 
Three-leg standing is a great exercise for advanced dogs undergoing neurologic recovery.

Three-leg standing is a great exercise for advanced dogs undergoing neurologic recovery.

 
Rafa likes to show off and prove that balance exercises are not only for dogs! Here, Rafa is working hard at balancing on his left hindlimb.

Rafa likes to show off and prove that balance exercises are not only for dogs! Here, Rafa is working hard at balancing on his left hindlimb.

Karen is targeting scapular strengthening by pulling on Plum's forelimb with a thera-band to help her engage her shoulder muscles.

Karen is targeting scapular strengthening by pulling on Plum's forelimb with a thera-band to help her engage her shoulder muscles.