What are Tarsal (Ankle) Orthotics?

Whether the pet is struggling with an Achilles tendon injury, hyperextension, or knuckle walking, our meticulously crafted ankle brace—also known as a tarsus or hock orthotics—offers unrivaled stability and motion control. WIMBA brace offers tailored support for various breeds, aiding in their rehabilitation journey and promoting recovery. 

Tarsal Brace Medical Indications

WIMBA Tarsal Braces offer targeted support for a variety of pet rear leg issues, addressing medical indications such as:

  • Ligament and tendon injuries of the tarsal joint
  • Instability of the tarsal joint
  • Achilles tendon injuries
  • Tarsal hyperextension and hyperflexion
  • MCL/LCL instability
  • Paw knuckling

Indications are suggested use only, WIMBA defers to prescribing clinician for clinical decisions.

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PAWerful Stories


Bono, a 6.5-year-old Golden Retriever weighing 36 kg, was diagnosed with a proliferative lesion in the ankle joint area. Despite unsuccessful treatments with antibiotics and steroids, an ankle orthosis with physiological angle restriction was applied in February 2023. Currently, Bono’s joint condition is stable, and he is regaining his mobility.