Baby elephant rescue

Let's see you pull a 300-pound pachyderm from a slippery well

Published October 18, 2012 3:28PM (EDT)

      (Via Amboseli Trust for Elephants)
(Via Amboseli Trust for Elephants)

The Kenya-based Amboseli Trust for Elephants has released a video of workers rescuing a young calf. If that's not enough for you, the climactic shot (spoiler alert!) nearly quotes the running scene in "The Good, The Bad and The Ugly," except with an adorable baby elephant instead of an ugly desperado.



h/t Associated Press


By Alex Halperin

Alex Halperin is news editor at Salon. You can follow him on Twitter @alexhalperin.

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