Yu The Loggerhead Turtle Gets Artificial Flippers

After 27 previously failed attempts this vest flipper combo proved to be the winner!

1. Flying the watery skies again!

“A SEA turtle that lost her front legs to a shark attack has donned the latest in artificial flipper technology.
Yu, an approximately 25-year-old female loggerhead turtle, was test-driving her 27th pair of artificial front legs around her home aquarium near Kobe in western Japan, where she proves a draw for the crowds.”

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