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Thanks to Lego Wheel, Tortoise Can Walk & Roll (Video)

A German veterinarian decided that this turtle can experience the miracle of walking through a simple lego wheel. Dr. Panagiotis Azmanis found the pieces in his colleague’s daughter’s toy box. Watch this little guy get used to his fancy new prosthetic leg, straight from the toy store and straight toward a new lease on reptilian life.

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12:14PM PST on Jan 17, 2015

I've seen tortoises missing one or half of a leg (who live as pets now because they won't survive in nature) and they can go on 3 legs just fine. This wheel from the article is more like a nuisance to this tortoise

4:05AM PDT on Aug 25, 2014

thanks for sharing :)

1:28PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

I love turtles very smart solution

1:17PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

Cya you guys.

1:16PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

Good story.

1:16PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

He looks very determined.

1:15PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

He says: Must find Miami.

1:15PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

The lady tortoises are going to dig this.

1:14PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

Other leg, slide!

1:14PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

Front leg pull!

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