Giraffes are the tallest creatures on the planet, standing proudly on their enormous legs. When a giraffe was born with limb problems, its life and well-being were in danger.
She was able to acquire aid thanks to the goodwill of others, and she is now standing tall and proud after wearing bespoke leg braces. Thankfully, zoo veterinarians worked with orthotics at a clinic to repair the problem and offer this calf a second chance.
Although the clinic specializes in orthotics and prosthetics, it only works with people. They were, however, able to aid the park in designing specially designed leg braces for the giraffe.
The strategy succeeded, and with his new buddies and unusual gear, giraffe was soon on his way to glory.
‘I get an extraordinary sensation of happiness,’ said Aram Mirzayan, a trained orthotist at the Clinic, according to the news release.
‘I’ve never worked with anything like that before — it’s one of those once-in-a-lifetime moments that you have to take advantage of.’
‘Her leg posture would have become more uncomfortable without these life-saving braces to provide her with support.’