Baby Elephant Was Given Prosthetic Leg After Losing Leg To Landmine

Meet Mosha the special elephant that made history by being the first-ever elephant to be fitted with an efficient as well as practical prosthetic leg.

She was only 7 months young when she lost her leg to a landmine. This placed immense stress on her spinal column as well as her other 3 limbs.

Mosha is an irreversible inhabitant of the Friends of the Eastern Elephant Foundation (FAE) in Thailand, and also this is where she obtained her new leg.

The organization are focused on developing as well as developing moulds to accommodate elephants that are still growing.


When she does not have her leg, she can just do stuff like lean against a wall or rails to aid soothe some pressure.

She is likewise good friends with an additional local that lives at the FAE healthcare facility called Motola, she additionally has a prosthetic leg and also was right behind Mosha as the second-ever elephant to receive one.

Unfortunately, Matola is not as comfortable as Mosha is with her brand-new leg, this is as a result of her development patterns.

Have a look at the video clip listed below of Mosha and her brand-new leg:

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