Lame Duck Teaches Disabled Boy to Walk

Becci Lomax of Plymouth, England encountered a baby duckling that was going to be put down because of a lame leg. She took the duck in and nursed it back to health. As Lomax gave the duck, now named Ming-Ming, a dose of physical therapy every day, her 4-year-old son Finlay, who was born with cerebral palsy, watched and learned.
"This is the most amazing thing because in doing physio on the duckling, the same as I do for my son, Finlay took his first three steps after watching me doing the physio with the duckling.

"I was brimming with pride.

"Finlay uses a frame at home but even that's increased. He said 'I walk like the duck Mummy'," says Becci.

Is this quack medicine? We'll see when she gets a bill. Link -via Fark


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Totally agree!
The compassion a person can feel for an animal shows what amount of compassion they are able to feel for humans too.
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There are so many people on this site, you know who you are, who are always crowing about how animals are better off dead if they get injured or are otherwise disabled. Helping animals helps us in ways you can't foresee.
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