Meet Chuck Norris the Tortoise

Chuck is a 3-year-old, 5kg, African sulcata tortoise.

This poor tortoise had a deformed back leg, and it had to be amputated. We helped give Chuck a “leg up” by strapping a giant Lego wheel to his shell.

Bill and the team at Houston PALS created Chuck’s prosthesis with the help of Texas A&M’s College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. Below is the final report that covers all of the procedure’s details. Click to enlarge.

2017-08-22T17:39:40+00:00August 22nd, 2017|Animal Patients|0 Comments

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