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See How Modern Technology Saved This Turtle!

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For a turtle, a shell is not only part of its body, it is also protection, a shield that protects it from predators and in general from the outside world.

This female turtle whose name is Freddy had almost completely lost her shell due to a forest fire, but a team of researchers called the "Animal Avengers" built her a new one thanks to a 3D printer.

They explained, "We are a group of friends who share a love for science and for animals. We thought that, by using our skills and the latest technology, we could help animals that have been mutilated, so we built her a prosthesis that would allow her to lead a normal life."

The Animal Avenger team that helped Freddy consisted of four veterinarians, a dentist, and a graphic designer.

Freddy had lost 85% of her shell during the forest fire!

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Using the most advanced technology, the "Animal Avengers" created a new shell.

image: Mail Online

Built thanks to a 3D printer, the new shell consists of several pieces that fit together.

Subsequently, the new shell was surgically implanted onto Freddy's back, but it was an unnatural white color.

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So the team turned to the artist Yuri Caldera who painted the shell with more realistic colors using non-toxic paints.

Thanks to the noble and avant-garde work of her saviors, Freddy can now go into the woods without fear.

image: Mail Online
Tags: AnimalsRescuesTurtles

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