May I ask why you carry her halfway? Are you concerned with stumbling or joint issues? If that's what you are worried about perhaps you can slow her descent by standing directly in front of her and going real slow like yourself. Or by keeping her lead tight on the way down.
Hail Gunther 7-2-2013
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