CanDo TheraPutty Exercise Putty Set

CanDo TheraPutty Exercise Putty Set

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  • Latex Free
  • Made in USA

CanDo TheraPutty Exercise Putty Set is the standard in resistive hand exercise material. Each color-coded putty has a different consistency ranging from xx-soft for strengthening the weakest grasp to extra-firm for developing a stronger grip. CanDo Theraputty material is gluten, latex and casein free.

Item # Desc Pkg Price
#10-1480 2oz, 6-Piece Set Each
#10-1483 6oz, 6-Piece Set Each


  • CanDo TheraPutty Exercise Putty Set Contents:
    - Tan (XX-soft)
    - Yellow (X-soft)
    - Red (soft)
    - Green (medium)
    - Blue (firm)
    - Black (X-firm)
  • Ideal for fitness and rehabilitation
  • Helps reduce stress and ease muscle tension with putty
  • Squeeze, pinch, stretch or twist CanDo TheraPutty to strengthen hand muscles, improve fine motor skills, and decrease stress
  • For gently increasing range of motion or to reduce stiffness, use the softer putty
  • For developing a stronger grip, use the firmer putty
  • Putty will not fragment, separate, stain or stick to skin
  • Can be formed into various shapes, providing a balanced exercise program
  • CanDo TheraPutty material putty does not dry out
  • Available in convenient easy-to-open plastic containers (2, 3, 4 and 6 ounce) for individual patients to use at home and a choice of larger containers (1 and 5 pound) for the hospital or clinic
  • Also available (separately):
    - CanDo Theraputty Exercise Putty Containers And Lids (Code 10-0940)
  • TheraPutty Exercise Putty Manual

More Information

  • Few exercises that are possible with putty:
    Hand Flexion:
    - Place putty in the palm at the base of the fingers. Squeeze with fingers into the putty like you are making a fist. Release fingers, reshape putty and repeat process.
    Finger Extension:
    - Roll putty into cylinder and wrap putty around bent finger. Hold the putty with the other hand and try extending bent finger. The degree of resistance is controlled by the thickness of the putty held over the fingertip.
    Finger Scissor:
    Roll putty into a ball shape. Place between two fingers and squeeze them together in a scissor-like motion. Reshape putty and repeat.
    Finger Grip:
    - Make hook with fingertips and place putty ball between fingertips and palm. Press fingertips into putty.
    Finger Spread:
    - Form putty into a pancake shape. Place on table or mold over finger tips while fingers are bunched together. Try to spread fingers apart.
    Finger Pinch:
    - Roll putty into a ball shape. Pinch between the thumb and fingertips. This exercise can also be performed with the thumb and each finger separately. Reshape putty and repeat.
    Thumb Press:
    - Roll putty into a ball and place in the palm of your hand. Press thumb into the putty towards small finger. Reshape putty and repeat.
    Thumb Extension:
    - Wrap putty around the tip of the thumb while it is bent. Hold the loose ends and try to straighten (extend) your thumb.
    Thumb Pinch:
    - Make fist and put ball of putty between thumb and index finger. Pinch putty with thumb towards inside of index finger.
    Thumb Adduction:
    - With hand opened, press the putty with your thumb against your index finger. Reshape putty and repeat exercise.
    Scissor Spread:
    - Wrap putty around tops of two fingers while they are together. Spread fingers apart.
  • TheraPutty Stain Removal from Hair:
    Use baby oil, a generous amount of hair conditioner with warm water or smooth peanut butter. Massage around the scalp and area containing the TheraPutty and then gently comb it through. After TheraPutty is removed, wash hair with shampoo.
  • Stain Removal from Fabric and Carpeting:
    Scrape off excess TheraPutty with a dull knife or metal spoon. Spray with WD-40 and let stand a few minutes. Respray with WD-40 and wipe off stain with cotton balls. Wipe remaining residue with damp sponge or cloth moistened with liquid dish soap.

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