AMHERST, N.H. — A company that specializes in helping dogs with disabilities get around has branched out into a new species: tortoises.

Walkin' Pets by posted video on Facebook showing "Scoot Reeves" the tortoise taking his first steps with his new set of wheels. 

The tortoise's back legs don't function after he was hit by a front loader, which also cracked his shell. But, he's now getting a chance to zip around on a custom system made just for him. is based in Amherst, N.H., and typically offers wheelchairs, products and services for aging and injured dogs, as well as canines with disabilities.

Rosalie the dog and Scoot Reeves in their wheelchairs
Walkin' Pets by

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