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Cleopatra the Tortoise Gets Version 1 of Her Shell Prosthetic
Cleopatra, right, a leopard tortoise whose shell is deformed because of malnutrition, tries out her new prototype 3-D-printed prosthetic shell. It was designed by a student from Colorado Technical University. (RJ Sangosti, The Denver Post) We are very pleased to announce that Cleopatra, a resident of Canyon Critters Rescue has gotten her first prosthetic shell. […]
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