Adorable baby giraffe given carbon graphite leg supports to walk properly

A GIRAFFE born with her legs bent round the wrong way is braced to walk properly.

Msituni, aged three months, has been given carbon graphite supports which feature a pattern of crooked spots to match her fur.

San Diego Zoo feared the hyperextended carpi condition would stop the 5ft 10in beast from nursing and walking

San Diego Zoo feared the hyperextended carpi condition would stop the 5ft 10in beast from nursing and walking
Msituni, aged three months, has been given carbon graphite supports which feature a pattern of crooked spots to match her fur

Msituni, aged three months, has been given carbon graphite supports which feature a pattern of crooked spots to match her fur

San Diego Zoo feared the hyperextended carpi condition would stop the 5ft 10in beast from nursing and walking.

They asked US expert Ara Mirzaian, who specialises in braces for Paralympians, for help.

Hy het gesê: “It was the coolest thing to see an animal like that walk in a brace.

“It feels good to know we saved a giraffe’s life.”

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