Mother Spends 11 Hours Rescuing Baby Elephant Stuck in Well

Caters_NewsPublished: February 27, 201737,956 views
Published: February 27, 2017

This is the heart-wrenching moment a mother elephant desperately tried to pull her baby from a well. The determined mum refused to leave her calf, staying with the youngster for 11 hours, first using her trunk and then her feet in a bid to haul her precious baby to safety. Unfortunately the frantic mother elephant made matters worse by accidentally pushing more mud into the well and almost smothering the baby, which was trapped from 9pm until 8am the following morning. But thankfully the tiny elephant was eventually freed when people living near the Chatra district in India, where the incident happened, rushed to the scene after hearing the distressed cries.

In the end, thankfully this baby elephant was saved and there was a happy ending. An elephant is the favorite animal to many people, as well as many young children. Celebrate this rescue by picking up one of these elephant plush toys from This is the perfect gift to any child or elephant lover.

Have you ever been involved in a situation like this with a wild animal before? Let us know in the comment section! This was all possible due to the brave and amazing work done by the mother and the people that we not captured in this video.

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