A Duck Named Buttercup Can Walk Again Thanks To A 3-D Printed Prosthetic Foot

Oh my gooooooodddddd

1. This is Buttercup. Buttercup is a boy, and he was born with a backward foot.

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2. His backward foot made walking around really tough.

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3. So the good people over at Feathered Angels decided to help Buttercup out by making him a brand new one with a 3-D printer courtesy of NovaCopy.

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4. Buttercup’s backward foot was amputated. :(

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5. Look at how big he’s gotten! This is Buttercup walking around on a very stylish peg leg, waiting for his new foot.

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6. Buttercup is going to be fitted with his plastic replacement in the next two weeks. You can follow Buttercup’s road to recovery here.

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