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Fortunate Animals Who Got A New Life With Prosthetic Limbs

Accidents happen to animals as well where they might find their limbs unusable or removed. In such circumstances, humans would find prosthetic limbs to help them complete their primary functional demands. But so rarely, animals get a second chance in life with prosthetic limbs.

Here are some of the incidents where these animals lost their legs. And fortunately, got fitted with the best quality prosthetics to support their life. 

Fortunate Animals Who Got A New Life With Prosthetic Limbs

Fortunate Animals Who Got A New Life With Prosthetic Limbs

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1. Motola, The Elephant

1. Motola, The Elephant

A 48-year-old elephant who would help out to carry heavy weights lost her limb during a mining accident. She was fitted with a prosthesis leg that helps her continue with work.

2. Winter, The Tail Less Dolphin

2. Winter, The Tail Less Dolphin

Swimming in the water of Florida, Winter had an accident with some crab being stuck in the buoy lines back in 2005. She was fitted with a prosthetic tail that helps her swim as she did before and she's now a happy dolphin.

Winter, After the prosthesis was fixed.

Winter, After the prosthesis was fixed.

3. Beauty, the bald eagle

3. Beauty, the bald eagle

She lost her beak, the most primitive part of a bird that helps in eating and drinking when a bullet almost hit her head.

Fitted with a very usable beak that is similar to a normal beak.

Fitted with a very usable beak that is similar to a normal beak.

It helps her drink and eat without any worry.

4. Oscar, The Cat

4. Oscar, The Cat

Oscar met with a harvesting accident that ended up slicing off of his hind legs and losing a lot of blood, nearly dying. Oscar was the first cat to receive prosthetic limbs that would help to grow skin around the implants relating to an umbrella like formation over the implant.

5. Tzevika, the Turtle in Israel

5. Tzevika, the Turtle in Israel

The beautiful turtle got run over by a lawn mower and resulted the major spinal cord injuries along with losing both her back legs.

Two wheels on the back that help her move around.

Two wheels on the back that help her move around.

Now she's moving around like never before!

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