We'd been waiting for a package to come in the mail. Parts necessary to rehab Huey. For example, his shoes. his old ones had lost too much rubber and Huey simply could not run around the way he wanted to.
Of course, he was nervous as we carried him into surgery. But he's a strong boy. We knew he'd come out of it in fine fashion.
|Huey Apprehensive About Surgery|
|Huey On the Operating Table|
|Surgery Requires a Plan|
|Rehab Parts Shipped In|
Surgery commenced with a quick incision to the main body cavity. This is one of those odd organs that we're not completely sure what function it fulfills.
|Under the Knife|
|All Parts for Surgery Are Here|
|Open Turbine Surgery|
|New and Old Shoes|
Next came Huey's side wings. These flexible appendages help extend the vacuum sensitive area as Huey traverses the pool. It's easy to see just how much the old wings had word . The wing on the left is just about half the size of the replacement on the right.
|Wings Replaced-Old and New|
|His Flaps Get Replaced Too|
This spring must rest on a flat part of the roller.
|Ties in on a Flat Part|
|Where the New Springs Clip in|
|Looking Confident and Ready to Go|
|Happy as a Clam and Hard at Work|
|Trouble Finding I N K Supplies?|