Toucan to Get 3D-Printed Prosthetic Beak

Toucan to get 3D prosthetic beak
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Veterinarian Carmen Soto treats a toucan who was tortured by a group of kids.

A Costa Rican toucan named Grecia, who was tortured by a group of kids and left for dead, is now getting a second chance at life, thanks to a fundraiser that brought in thousands of dollars to help the bird. A few 3D printing companies are working together to design and fit a suitable prosthetic to replace Grecia’s severed beak so the bird can eat on his own once again. — Read it at People Pets

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