Published: Tue, June 20, 2017
Sport | By Wendy Sparks

Moscow's zoo shows off baby Asian elephant to public

Moscow's zoo shows off baby Asian elephant to public

If ever there was an ultimate team work, this is surely it! In the video, you can see the two adult elephants and a calf coming to drink water from the swimming pool of the zoo.

Another elephant blocked off by a fence can be seen running around in clear distress, but it looked as though it may well be a tragic end to the young calf's life. However, effective help came in only when a second elephant arrived on the scene to ensure a successful rescue.

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Another adult elephant runs to the area and walks into the swimming pool with the other adult elephant in an attempt to rescue the panicked calf.

With a little bit of teamwork, the elephants pushed the baby out of the water until it was safe.

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The pair of adults seemed to communicate and decided they were able to help the calf if they entered the shallow end. Zoo officials announced Monday that they are expecting a new elephant calf to be born this summer. The video was posted online on Friday and witnessed more than 459,000 views. Once at the edge, the adult elephants hold up the calf by their trunks.

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