Wednesday, December 22, 2010


To our cousins with tenderness, laughter and love...

It don't matter how many fingers, legs or fins you have, 
what matters is spirit and trust.

"Allison, a green sea turtle who lost three flippers to sharks, swims with the aid of a fin attached to a neoprene suit at Sea Turtle Inc. at South Padre Island. When an attempt to build a prosthetic flipper failed, researchers came up with a carbon-fiber dorsal fin."

source: 9 inspiring animals that use prosthetics

Allison >>Photo: Eric Gay/AP