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Creative Hong Kong students build prosthesis to improve 3-legged dog’s life (VIDEO)

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Creative Hong Kong students build prosthesis to improve 3-legged dog’s life (VIDEO)

Original article By Annette Chan July 8, 2016 / 17:08 HKT on Coconuts HK http://hongkong.coconuts.co/2016/07/08/creative-hong-kong-students-build-prosthesis-improve-3-legged-dogs-life-video The dog trying out its prosthesis. Photo: Cesar Harada We were utterly charmed when we saw how hard these inspiring young students from the progressive Harbour School (THS) worked on improving an elderly disabled dog’s quality of life. The pupils, aged 15 to 16, built a prosthesis for the three-legged dog as part of a four-day workshop led by inventor Cesar Harada, who founded the local makerspace MakerBay and often collaborates on classes with THS. “It was supposed to be about 3D printing, which there was some of,” Harada told...

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