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Incredible Dog Runs For The First Time, Thanks to 3D Printing.

Grab some tissues, Derby an adorable dog with deformed front legs walked for the first time with 3D- Prosthetics. 

"He has always been the happiest dog I know", tells Sherry Portanova, derby's caretaker to Dodo.

Fortunately for Derby, he met someone who was determined to change his life. She was Tara Anderson, director of 3D Systems. The skilled staff at 3D Systems designed a set of prosthetic legs for him.

Follow the emotional and incredible story of Derby.

(images via Peace and Paws)

Incredible Dog Runs For The First Time, Thanks to 3D Printing.

Incredible Dog Runs For The First Time, Thanks to 3D Printing.

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Meet Derby, the dog who never gave up.

Meet Derby, the dog who never gave up.

Derby was saved by Peace and Paws Dog Rescue.

Derby was saved by Peace and Paws Dog Rescue.

Derby's life changed when he met Tara Anderson, the Director of CJP Product Management at 3D Systems in Massachusetts.

Derby has underdeveloped front limbs.

Derby has underdeveloped front limbs.

The staff at 3D system created a wheelchair cart but Derby was not comfortable.

The staff at 3D system created a wheelchair cart but Derby was not comfortable.

The team at 3D system thought that they have to come up with something better, they came with an awesome idea.

This wonderful set of prosthetic was developed by 3D printing.

This wonderful set of prosthetic was developed by 3D printing.

Derby was interested as soon as he looked at the 3D prosthetics.

Derby was interested as soon as he looked at the 3D prosthetics.

They finally developed front legs with 3D printing.

They finally developed front legs with 3D printing.

and Derby was excited out of bounds!

and Derby was excited out of bounds!

Everyone with Derby was overwhelmingly emotional.

Derby was overjoyed and played with the ball.

Derby was overjoyed and played with the ball.

This is how the life changes... from here...

This is how the life changes... from here...

to here....

to here....

Turn to Next Page, for the heart-touching video of Derby.

This Video will give you immense happiness.

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