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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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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!

1:14PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

Tortoise is like...how do I use this?

1:13PM PST on Feb 21, 2014

Next, the animal is going to want a skateboard.

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