Down-Under Wool8141 Lamont Ave.
Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 6V6
Products manufactured by Down-Under Wool (listed alphabetically)
AUSTRALIAN HI TEMP UR MEDICAL SHEEPSKIN
Australian Hi Temp UR Medical Sheepskin is a decubitus pad designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores. These select Merino sheepskins reduce pressure, skin moisture and friction. These machine-washable natural shape sheepskins have been tanned for increased urine resistance. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 40 to 42 inches x 30 to 32 inches. The pile is 30 millimeterm or 1.25 inches. COLOR: Emerald Green.
AUSTRALIAN MEDICAL SHEEPSKIN
The Australian Medical Sheepskin is a decubitus pad designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores. The double-chrome tanned, high pile density Merino sheepskin is machine washable (up to 30 degrees Celcius). The soft, springy wool fibers of an Australian Medical Sheepkin absorb pressure from immobile limbs and joints, allow free air circulation, absorb moisture up to 34 percent of their dry weight without feeling wet, and wick the moisture away from the skin. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 42 to 46 inches x 32 to 34 inches. The pile is 30 millimeters. COLOR: Champagne.
BABY LAMBSKIN RUG + WOOLSKIN
The Baby Lambskin Rug + Woolskin is a bed and decubitus pad pad designed for use with infants and children with severe physical or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. These lambskins can be used in cribs, beds, strollers, and car seats. DIMENSIONS: 26 x 36 inches. The pile is 24 millimeters. COLOR: Champagne.
CUSHION-IT: MEDICAL SHEEPSKIN WHEELCHAIR PAD
The Cushion-it: Medical Sheepskin Wheelchair Pad is a wheelchair seat cover designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. Machine washable and urine resistant, this Australian Medical Sheepskin pad can also beused as a back pad and reduces pressure and absorbs perspiration. The HiTemp UR Australian Medical Sheepskin Pads are held securely in place by straps with Velcro adjustment and closure. The leather of these sheepskins is perforated by an array of small holes to facilitate air circulation. The patented AirTec system promotes air circulation so that the users' skin can breathe and remain dry. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 22 inches.
FOOTCARE LAMBSWOOL (6 PACK)
The Footcare Lambswool is a toe protector designed for use by individuals with diabetes or lower extremity disabilities. It cushions toes for relief from corns and shoe pressure and for diabetic foot care. This product is made of soft, washable, very fine Merino wool carded into a thick rope. DIMENSIONS (WxL): Approximately 4 x 50 centimeters. WEIGHT: Approximately 10 grams per packages.
HOSPITAL NURSING FLEECE WITH ELASTICISED SKIRT
The Hospital Nursing Fleece with Elasticised Skirt is a hospital bed mattress cover designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. The pad is held in place with the attached fitted elasticized skirt. The mattress pad is hypoallergenic, non-flammable, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal for dust mite prevention. Hospital fleece provides natural insulation, keeping the individual warm in winter and cool in summer. DIMENSIONS(LxW): 80 x 35 inches.
MACHINE WASHABLE SHEEPSKIN BED PAD
The Machine Washable Sheepskin Bed Pad is designed for use by individuals who are at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. This dense pile pad can be used in a bed or chair where the 30-millimeter pile aids in reducing pressure on pressure points. Sleep directly on the wool for maximum benefit. Elastic straps hold the pad in place, but can be cut off if they are not needed. DIMENSIONS: The pad is 24 X 36 inches.
MACHINE WASHABLE SHEEPSKIN WHEELCHAIR PAD
The Machine Washable Sheepskin Wheelchair Pad is a decubitus pad designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores. Designed to cover the entire wheelchair (seat and back), it is made of dense pile to reduce pressure on pressure points. Elastic straps hold the Seat Pad firmly in place. DIMENSIONS: 18 X 36 inches.
MACHINE WASHABLE SHEEPSKIN WHEELCHAIR SEAT PAD
The Machine Washable Sheepskin Wheelchair Seat Pad is a decubitus pad designed for use by individuals who are at risk for pressure sores/ulcers.Made of dense pile, this pad reduces pressure on pressure points and is equipped witrh elastic straps keep it in place on the chair or cushion. This seat pad is machine-washable using the Gentle or Wool cycle and Woolskin. DIMENSIONS: 17 x 18 inches.
MEDICAL SHEEPSKIN PRESSURE CARE BOOT (MODEL M171)
The Medical Sheepskin Pressure Care Boot, model M171, is a sheepkin boot designed for use by individuals who have had foot surgery or with circulatory disabilities or foot swelling or who are at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. Made from Hitemp, urine-resistant medical sheepskin, this thick-soled boot is suitable for indoor and outdoor use. The whole boot opens up so that the sides will lie flat, allowing the user or caregiver to place the foot on the base and wrap the side flaps around the foot for desired pressure and complete enclosure. The flaps are held in place with adjustable Velcro fasteners. SIZES: Medium (shoe size 7-8), large (shoe size 9-10), extra large (shoe size 11-12), and extra extra large (shoe size 13-14).
MINI JUMBUK SUPERWOOL UNDERLAY
The Mini Jumbuk Superwool Underlay is a mattress cover designed for use by individuals who are at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. Designed to fit over the mattress beneath the bottom sheet, Superwool Underlays relieve pressure points and provide added and even support for the body. The wool is water repellant but moisture absorbant, helping the body's natural cooling process by encouraging moisture to evaporate away from the skin. This product is naturally non-allergenic and flame resistant. SIZES: Twin, double, queen, and king. DIMENSIONS: The twin size is 39 x 75 inches, the double is 54 x 75 inches, the queen is 60 x 80, and the king is 70 x 80 inches.
ORTHOPEDIC WRAP BOOTIES
Orthopedic Wrap Booties are designed for wear by individuals who have had foot surgery or with circulatory disabilities or foot swelling. Made from wool-pile, these booties allow for the foot to be placed on the open bootie and then wrapped in wool-pile as desired. Velcro straps hold the flaps in place as needed. SIZES: One size fits all.
PRESSURE CARE ASSISTANT
The Pressure Care Assistant is a decubitus pad designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. Made of Australian HiTemp UR Medical Sheepskin, this strip is used at the base of the bed to prevent heel pressure sores. The strip has side flaps that wrap around the mattress to keep it in place. This pad provides protection while maintaining freedom of foot movement. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 12 X 26 inches.
SHEEPSKIN CRUTCH COVERS
The Sheepskin Crutch Covers are crutch underarm and hand cushions designed for individuals who use crutches. Made from Medical Sheepskin, the crutch cover sets includes a cover for each crutch at the armpit and handgrip. The handgrip covers are held in place by Velcro strips.
SHEEPSKIN ELBOW PAD
The Sheepskin Elbow Pad is an elbow protector designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. The pad is made from Medical Sheepskin, is secured to the elbow with the attached Velcro straps, and is fully washable.
SHEEPSKIN HAND POSIES WITH SPACER
The Sheepskin Hand Posies with Spacer is a hand positioner designed for use with individuals with contractures. Washable Sheepskin Hand Posies keep the nails from damaging the palm and keep the fingers open. The washable sheepskin absorbs moisture for added comfort. This splint is held in place by an elastic strap. SIZES: One size.
SHEEPSKIN HAND POSIES WITHOUT SPACER
The Sheepskin Hand Posie Without Spacer is a hand positioner designed for use by individuals with contractures. Washable Medical Sheepskin covers and protects the palm and absorbs moisture.It is held in place by an elastic strap. SIZES: One size.
SHEEPSKIN HEEL PAD
The Sheepskin Heel Pad is a heel protector designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. This pad is made from Medical Sheepskin, secures to the foot with the attached Velcro strap, and is fully washable. It protects the skin of the heel from friction damage, allows air to circulate at skin level, and absorbs moisture. SIZES: One size.
SHEEPSKIN MEDICAL BOOT WITH HARD SOLE
The Sheepskin Medical Boot with Hard Sole is an adjustable slipper designed for use by individuals with edema, circulatory disabilities, diabetes, or lower extremity disabilities. The front opens to within one inch of the end, so that the foot slides into the slipper easily. The Velcro closure then seals the foot in the slipper with the desired pressure. This slipper can cover the ankle for maximum warmth or can be rolled down as desired. The slipper has a non-slip sole. SIZES: The slipper is available in small(sizes 5 to 6); medium (sizes 7 to 8); large (sizes 9 to 10); extra large (sizes 11 to 13), and extra-extra large (sizes 13 to 15).
SHEEPSKIN MEDICAL BOOT WITH SOFT SOLE
The Sheepskin Medical Boot With Soft Sole is a slipper designed for use by individuals with edema, diabetes, circulatory disabilities, or lower extremity disabilities. Made from washable sheepskin, this slipper has an extra hide sole to reduce slipping and to extend wearing life. The adjustable Velcro opening is designed for those who have difficulty putting on a standard sheepskin slipper. SIZES: Extra-small(3 to 4), small(5 to 6), medium (7 to 8), large(9 to 10), extra-large(11 to 12), and extra-extra-large(13 to 14).
SHEEPSKIN SEAT BELT COVER
The Sheepskin Seat Belt Cover is a wheelchair seat belt accessory designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or mobility disabilities. This sleeve fits over the seat belt and secures with Velcro to help reduce pressure and absorb moisture. They DIMENSIONS: 8 inches long. COLOR: Available bone or charcoal grey.
SHEEPSKIN WALKER HANDLE COVER
The Sheepskin Walker Handle Cover is a walker handgrip pad designed to cushion the hands of individuals who use walkers. This sheepskin cover wraps around the walker handle and is held in place by a Velcro strip. Velcro tightens the cover so that it will not slip.
SHEEPSKIN WHEELCHAIR ARM PAD
The Sheepskin Wheelchair Arm Pad is a wheelchair armrest pad designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. Made from Medical Sheepskin, these pads attach to the wheelchair armrest with Velcro straps and are fully washable.
SHEEPSKIN WHEELCHAIR FOOTPLATE COVER
The Sheepskin Wheelchair Footplate Cover is a footplate pad designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. These footplate covers are made from Medical Sheepskin, are fully washable, and are held in place with elastic straps.
WATERPROOF HOSPITAL FLEECE PADS
The Waterproof Hospital Fleece Bed Pads are decubitus pads designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. These pads are made from 100 percent machine-washable lambswool knitted into a backing material to create a dense fleece. A breathable waterproof layer is bonded to the back. This fleece creates a microclimate which assists in regulating body temperature and humidity. Hospital Fleece is hypoallergenic and non-flammable. The wool is treated with an antibacterial and an antifungal. SIZES: Bed, wheelchair, or wheelchair seat. DIMENSIONS: 32 x 60 inches, 20 x 36 inches, or 18 x 20 inches.
The Wool-Pile FootWarmers are designed for use by individuals with circulatory disabilities or who are at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. These soft wool-pile booties are made without inside seams. These booties have a soft ribbing at the ankle to hold it on the foot. Wool absorbs moisture and allows air circulation near the skin for the healing of bed sores and wounds. SIZES: Small, medium, or large.
WOOL-PILE LIMB SLEEVE
The Wool-Pile Limb Sleeve is a leg protector designed for use by individuals with circulatory or lower extremity disabilities or who are at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. These Sleeves are designed to keep the shin, knee, or calf protected, warm, and comfortable and are made from wool-pile with stretch cuffs at each end. They are fully washable. SIZES: Available in small, medium,or large.
WOOL-PILE PILLOW CASE WITH ZIP CLOSURE
The Wool-Pile Pillow Cover with Zip Closure is a pillow protector designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores or sheet abrasions on the ear and neck. A foam backing helps keep the pad in place while the wool pile allows air to reach the skin and reduces the chance of skin breakdown. DIMENSIONS: 27 x 17 inches.
WOOL-PILE PILLOW COVER WITH ZIPPER CLOSURE
The Wool-Pile Pillow Cover with Zipper Closure is a pillow protector designed for use by individuals at risk for pressure sores/ulcers. The wool-pile provides a cushion for sensitive ears and absorbs moisture. Machine washable, the Wool-Pile Pillow Cover is closed by a zipper at one end.