In the process of caring for Lady’s feet, we’ve done a lot of research on the best ways to irrigate the grooves on the bottoms and have read about the benefits of oral irrigators. We are mindful of the fluids and pressure settings we use because, like everything, there is a balance to ensuring you are functioning in a proper way for her condition.
If you’ve ever used some form of oral irrigator yourself, you know it makes noise and can spray everywhere if you aren’t careful. We were curious as to what Lady would think about it, but she seems to like it. To protect and soothe her feet, we use clays and putties daily, which get into the intricate crevices of her foot pads, so using the irrigator cleans better than an ordinary scrub or a foot soak. Unless you want a nice bath yourself, you need to be strategic about where you place it and how it’s angled, but we’re quite satisfied at how well it works and Lady also seems pleased, too.
Photo of Lady, charming as always
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Melinda saysMay 21, 2022 at 2:21 pm
Lady is one lucky lady! Thank you for all you do for the girls in your care!
Sherry saysMay 21, 2022 at 2:30 pm
I love my feet!! Thank you says, Lady!
Elise Zoli saysMay 21, 2022 at 2:43 pm
Maria Tereza saysMay 21, 2022 at 3:08 pm
Adorei esse novo procedimento.
Holly O'Brien saysMay 21, 2022 at 3:18 pm
Necessity is the mother of invention! So great
Lady looks fabulous
Charlotte Hansen saysMay 21, 2022 at 3:26 pm
It’s great to hear Lady likes her new foot work! She’s really looking cute in this photo, too!
Nannette Stone saysMay 21, 2022 at 3:35 pm
This is amazing! Who would have ever thought of using one of those. Think they need to go on her wishlist too. So pleased this works well for getting her feet clean.
Maria Monello saysMay 21, 2022 at 3:43 pm
Hi pretty princess Lady..your tootsie toes are sparkling 😍 you look like you had a nice bubble bath too..you must smell so good..if I didn’t know better I would be asking you what is his name?! 😉🥰😘 trunk hugs an kisses lil momma 😘💚🐘💚
Deb saysMay 21, 2022 at 4:54 pm
Bless her heart. 💜💜🐘. Now if only she could open her heart like Maia & join
the girls. 🙏🏻
Wim saysMay 21, 2022 at 5:21 pm
Wonderful news for Lady. Hopefully it will give her much benefits.
Barb saysMay 21, 2022 at 6:22 pm
Very innovative idea for Lady’s feet! Excellent!
Susan C saysMay 21, 2022 at 6:22 pm
I love that! And considering how well she gets around now it must be helping her comfort. Thank you for all you do for her and all the girls ❤️
Katie Howard saysMay 21, 2022 at 10:22 pm
There’s my girl! 🤗. Thank you for finding such creative (if damp!) ways of tending to her feet. Judging by the distances she is trekking these days, I’d say whatever you are doing a working great!
Terry saysMay 21, 2022 at 10:44 pm
She us just so dang precious…and so flexible as you all are in finding treatments that work!
Patricia saysMay 22, 2022 at 4:27 am
Lovely Lady, I am thrilled every time I hear about more progress for your feet! You are so beautiful and I love you so much.
Tammy saysMay 22, 2022 at 7:06 am
Awwww, that’s so great to hear! Very happy for Lady glad its helping her feet which helps her feel better too and I bet shes even got an added bounce in her step 🥳
Tory saysMay 22, 2022 at 10:02 am
I would love to see a video of this treatment. sounds great.
Kayle saysMay 22, 2022 at 12:17 pm
Water flossing your feet – YES!
JoAnn Merriman-Eaton saysMay 22, 2022 at 7:21 pm
It seems Lady is moving around the sanctuary more these days. I know her feet will always be a concern, but have they improved? This new irrigation system sounds wonderful, and hopefully she will continue to tolerate it. Seems it would have to help circulation and general cleaning of tissue. Thank you GSE.
Kat Blais saysMay 23, 2022 at 9:44 am
they ebb and flow, so it often depends on the week.
Debbie Sides saysMay 23, 2022 at 3:41 am
Awe just look at you with your fuzzy head and adorable face 🥰 I just want to give her millions of kisses! So glad the irrigator is working well on her footsies. Probably soothing for her. 💚
Carey saysJune 6, 2022 at 8:22 am
what a good idea, and she tolerates it too. I guess if its a sensitive time and the spray is painful she can always revert to the foot soak. very good luck with it for her.
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