The HydroTread K9 1700 is the most compact in the HydroTread K9 range. An above-ground, aquatic treadmill designed for long-term reliable operation. Its smooth Stainless Steel, Polymer & Toughened Glass surfaces and user friendly controls provide a safe environment for both operator and animal. Clear wall panels surround the treadmill to provide a spacious, bright and open environment for animal comfort and allows the operator full visual overseeing during exercise.
Conditioning, Rehabilitation and Strengthening
HydroTread utilizes the natural properties of water – buoyancy, resistance and temperature. Although aquatic exercise is practiced extensively to improve fitness levels and rehabilitation from injury or post-op, HydroTread provides a compact and efficient way to achieve positive results in a controlled environment.
Deep Water Capacity
HydroTread’s unique structural design enables an impressive 700mm (27.5 inches) water depth, providing full buoyancy for even the largest of K9 – reducing overall weight off the lower back and legs by as much as 90% during exercise – LOW IMPACT EXERCISE.
Fast Fill and Fast Empty hydro-pumps ensure efficient use of time throughout exercise session – water depth adjustment can be made at anytime during use.
Water-Wise, Safe Hygienic Use
All water in the HydroTread system is Re-Cycled. Water is stored, heated, filtered and sanitized in the storage tank ready for transfer into the HydroTread vessel for use. Following use the water is then transferred back into the storage tank. Filtration and sanitizing system is commercial grade like used in public pools & Spas.
Quiet, Smooth, Powerful Motion
A high performance, variable speed treadmill (conveyor) is driven by an industrial grade electric motor / gearbox / Variable Frequency Drive that provides an effortless speed range from 0.03 Kph to10.0 Kph (0.18 Mph–6.2Mph) controlled via a 256 Colour Touch Screen Control. The treadmill can be operated WET or DRY.
Shock Absorbing Deck
The conveyor deck is shock absorbing providing additional comfort and safety for the K9.