Tuesday, May 22, 2007

After Being Hit By Car, Dog Getting New Leg

A Denver dog named Scout is about to get a new leg after being hit by a car earlier this year. After the crash, his leg was immediately amputated. Veterinarian Robert Taylor said the prosthetic implant Scout will receive is revolutionary. "There is a remarkable process known as biointegration. Skin, muscle and other soft tissues and bones will grow into certain metallic implants," Taylor said.

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