April 8, 2009 4:04 PM Subscribe
One-flipper turtle gets Ninja suit to help it swim
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Turtle rescuers from Texan nonprofit Sea Turtle Inc
have devised a fin suit
to allow a green sea turtle that lost three of its flippers to finally swim in a straight line. Before Wednesday, Allison the turtle could only swim in tight circles with her one good flipper.
More photos here
, with a video coming soon on the Sea Turtle Inc site.