A veterinarian in California got really creative in a bid to help an injured tortoise.
Dr. Daniel Barbour said the tortoise was brought into the Humane Society of San Diego about two weeks ago with a hole in its shell just over the shoulder.
I did have to get a little bit creative,” he told KSWB-TV. “I’ve never done something like this before.”
Barbour used a screen door repair kit and some fiberglass epoxy from Home Depot to patch the hole in the animal’s shell.
“I’m actually pretty proud of my accomplishment,” Barbour said.