Amputee cats given bionic paws in groundbreaking surgery

Two cats have been given a new lease of life in what is thought to be a surgery first for Europe aside from Britain. Black-and-white Pooh was given two new paws, after losing his legs after an accident at just one year old. He can now walk and play normally, thanks to a veterinary surgeon giving him two artificial legs. The leg implants are custom-made and "peg" the ankle to the foot much like the way deer antler bone grows through skin. Pooh and the other amputee cat Steven are both looking for new homes.

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