The benefits of 3D printing beyond product prototyping and personalized toys can sometimes by unclear, but other times the technology can provide a solution for some of our closest friends — like our pets.
A designer and 3D printing enthusiast based in Scotland recently used the technology to give his furry little friend, a cat named Sprocket, a leg up, literally.
the story on: http://mashable.com/2015/10/27/bionic-cat/
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