Cat leash: assistive device for parents of young children

An assistive device for parents with disabilities who have young children so that the child cannot run away.

Cat leash
Cat leash

Description
A cat leash can be attached to a loop in the waistband of the child’s pants.

Users comments
When Erika goes out alone with the child in areas that are dangerous for children, such as streets and parks with ponds, she sometimes uses a cat leash as an extra precaution so that the child cannot run away.

Purchased from
Petstore

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2005

Tipsare: Erika

Erika lives in a house together with her partner and two infants. She is working part time. In 1994 she was injured and has a low tetraplegia (C7). Sometimes she uses help provided by the local government when she is going out with her children.