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Video: An Elephant-Sized Prosthesis

Video: An Elephant-Sized Prosthesis

Doctors and activists help pachyderms recovery from mines, snares

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Asian elephants are used for work. In Burma/Myanmar and Thailand and Cambodia, this means working in logging, and elephants have stepped on landmines or got stuck in hunting snares. No matter the method, several elephants have lost their legs. After the lengthy healing process, then there’s a bigger task; making an artificial leg. Watch this video about the healing of an elephant from Thailand.

Source: YouTube/EyesofThailand

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