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Prosthetics are an aspect of modern technology that have provided many people with the ability to function normally and lead happy, fulfilling lives despite facing a myriad of physical challenges. Fortunately, it's not just human beings that can benefit from this technology. Here is a list of thirteen animals that have gained the ability to keep on moving despite challenges that were slowing them down.
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This kind-hearted ferry crew member puts on a dry suit, enters freezing waters and back strokes over to a distressed cat that got itself trapped under a ferry boat. What a wonderful act of compassion for this frightened little kitty!
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We mentioned a few days ago that Olympic athlete Gus Kenworthy decided to take home with him to Colorado four puppies and their mother after discovering them homeless in Russia and he wasn't kidding. It turns out that the skier is having some trouble getting the necessary paperwork in order for the long trip home. A U.S. skiing official reported that Kenworthy had to push back his plans to return home in order to solidify the adoption.
It turns out that the 22-year-old silver medalist has many admirers for his devotion to the dogs in need. Miley Cyrus tweeted to him Sunday:
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