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Road to Recovery

Foot
Gita’s left forefoot is swathed in duct tape to protect the bandage following surgery. (Ken Hively / LAT)
Strolling
STROLLING: Pictured in April, Gita walks with an entourage -- including a publicist. “She’s a little princess,” said Jennie McNary, an L.A. Zoo curator. (Ken Hively / LAT)
Reach Out
To keep Gita moving along, animal keeper Don Aguirre feeds her biscuits. Back in her barn, Gita ate a box full of fruits and veggies. (Ken Hively / LAT)
Handler
Don Aguirre, an animal keeper, leads Gita on a morning walk after her recent foot surgery. (Ken Hively / LAT)
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