Animals

This 4,000 Pound Elephant Just Got A New Prosthetic Leg

Jun 30, 2016 at 1:42 PM ET

Ten years ago, Mosha the elephant lost her leg after stepping on an old landmine. She was recently outfitted with a new prosthetic, her tenth since her injury.

The new one is made of thermoplastic, steel, and elastomer and was created by the Friends of the Asian Elephant Foundation.