About Us

Down-Under Wool has been the leading supplier of  highest quality Australian Sheepskin and Merino Wool products to the North American market since 1986.  Down-Under Wool specialises in the development and supply of Australian Medical Sheepskin and Merino Lambswool products for the Prevention and Treatment of Pressure Sores, Bedsores and Decubitus Ulcers.

Down-Under Wool, a company formed in 1986, services the Home Health Care industry. Since then, it has expanded its product line to address the increasing need for products that prevent and treat bedsores, pressure sores and decubitus ulcers. The major breakthrough in prevention and treatment was made in 1998. It was then that a new standard for sheepskin quality and properties was established by "Standards Australia".  It is known as: AS4480.1-1998. This standard ensures the quality and properties of all authentic Australian Medical Sheepskins. Products can be recognized by the stamp on the leather- see below:


More recent advances in wool preparation and sheepskin tanning technology have enabled the development of many new products with value added properties. Now it is possible to safely machine wash all of our Medical Sheepskin and Lambswool products.

Down-Under Wool products are now available in Home Health Care stores throughout Canada and in some stores in the USA. They are also available world-wide via our  secure OnlineStore.

All products from Down-Under Wool are from Australia and represent the best available.

Down-Under Wool only imports premium sheepskin and wool products from Australia  and guarantees their authenticity and quality. Our products are backed by clinical trials and years of use in hospitals, nursing and private homes. All items listed on our web site and in our On-line store are on hand in our Niagara Falls (Ontario) warehouse; ready for immediate shipping worldwide.

Medical Sheepskin and Merino Wool have been shown to be effective in reducing the possibility of a client developing pressure sores. Judicious use of our products has repeatedly shown very effective pressure sore prevention for clients confined to a bed or wheelchair.

All of our products are imported from Australia or manufactured in Canada from Australian Medical Sheepskin and merino wool. We only sell the very best that Australia has to offer. Some of our products are manufactured in Australia exclusively for Down-Under Wool.

Please Note: All items processed in our Online Store are in US Dollars. Canadian customers can pay for their order in CAD by calling 1-800-463-1985.

All products exhibited in our Online Store are on hand and ready for immediate shipping. These products are guaranteed by Down-Under Wool to be free of defects. If you believe you have received a defective product, please click Contact Us for an immediate solution.

Down-Under Wool

8141 Lamont Ave

Niagara Falls, ON

             Canada:  L2G 6V6            



Call:   1-800- 463-1985  or 1-905-295-3164   FAX:  905-295-3816 

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