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A 25-year-old female loggerhead turtle named Yu swims after receiving her 27th pair of prosthetic flippers at the Suma Aqualife Park in Kobe, western Japan February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Suma Aqualife Park/Handout

A 25-year-old female loggerhead turtle named Yu swims after receiving her 27th pair of prosthetic flippers at the Suma Aqualife Park in Kobe, western Japan February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Suma Aqualife Park/Handout

A 25-year-old female loggerhead turtle named Yu swims after receiving her 27th pair of prosthetic flippers at the Suma Aqualife Park in Kobe, western Japan February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Suma Aqualife Park/Handout
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A 25-year-old female loggerhead turtle named Yu receives her 27th pair of prosthetic flippers at the Suma Aqualife Park in Kobe, western Japan February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Suma Aqualife Park/Handout

A 25-year-old female loggerhead turtle named Yu receives her 27th pair of prosthetic flippers at the Suma Aqualife Park in Kobe, western Japan February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Suma Aqualife Park/Handout

A 25-year-old female loggerhead turtle named Yu receives her 27th pair of prosthetic flippers at the Suma Aqualife Park in Kobe, western Japan February 11, 2013. REUTERS/Suma Aqualife Park/Handout
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