90 Year Old Tortoise Gets a Sweet Pair of Wheels After Losing Her Front Legs

When Mrs. T the 90-year-old tortoise was hibernating this past winter, she was attacked by a rat who crawled into the slumbering turtle’s hutch. Jude Ryder, Mrs. T’s pet parent, was horrified when she found little the injured turtle and jumped into action to help. Unfortunately, the damage was too extensive to save Mrs. T’s front legs, but with a little creativity, she would scoot again!Dale Ryder, Jude’s son, is a mechanical engineer and was able to come up with a simple design that would allow Mrs. T to enjoy all the mobility she had before – with an added boost. Fitting Mrs. T with a set of model aircraft wheels, Dale gave this injured tortoise a new lease on life!

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