Maybe it's the type of bootie. I had bought G fake Muttluks (as the true were 60+ dollars), they just slip down and would be tripping over them. A more fitted flat sole bootie maybe better. Or you can try those rubber ones (get at walmart or just about anywhere), although I don't see how they don't cut off circulation, even -xtra large...IDK, never used, but have seen on a golden (purple size), and he seemed fine. At least to cover the cut pad.
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