Moose giving birth in a mall parking lot will melt your heart

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Alaskans Capture Moose On the Loose Having Fun Throughout Town

During calving season (the time of year when calves are born), many of the 1,500 moose that live in Anchorage, Alaska, give birth all over the region.

And it happens to be calving season now so people all over social media are in a frenzy. They're posting photos and videos everywhere.

One even happened on someone's front lawn:

But the real winner of them all? These adorable images of a moose giving birth outside a mall parking lot -- that's right, a mall parking lot.

A handful of onlookers got a real treat witnessing this baby calf take its first steps:


We can't.

For more cuteness check out these images of moose in the wild:

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Moose giving birth in a mall parking lot will melt your heart
PATTEN, ME - July 15: A moose calf pokes its head up above grass along the bank of the East Branch of the Penobscot River on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. (Photo by Gregory Rec/Portland Press Herald via Getty Images)
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, WY - SEPTEMBER 24, 2014: A female moose (cow) stands in a forest clearing in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. According to the National Park Service, there are fewer than 200 moose (Alces alces shirasi) in the park. (Photo by Robert Alexander/Getty Images)
Cow Moose and Calf Grazing, Chena Hot Springs Road, Fairbanks, Alaska, United States. (Photo By: Education Images/UIG via Getty Images)
POLAND - FEBRUARY 17: Moose or Eurasian elk (Alces alces), Cervidae, Masurian lake Reserve, Poland. (Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images)
Three moose play along Raspberry Road as they trot back to Kincaid Park in Anchorage, Alaska, on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)
A moose stands amid vegetation, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, in Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska. The summer travel season is winding down at Denali National Park and Preserve, a time of year that sees the vast majority of visitors to this largely wild place. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer)
A moose stands in the Vistula river in Warsaw, Poland, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. After a wave of unusual heat the Vistula river is at a very low level. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)
In this January 2002 photo provided by the Michigan Department of Natural Resoursed are two moose in the woods of Marquette County, Michigan. A newly released report from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the western Upper Peninsula moose population in 2015 is estimated at 323, a decline of 28 percent from two years ago. (AP Photo/Michigan Department of Natural Resources)
In this 2014 photo provided by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, a moose calf follows it's mother in the snow near Grand Marias, Minn. Minnesotaâs moose population is down to about 3,450, a fall of about 60 percent from 8,840 in 2006. Scientists are still trying to understand why theyâre dying out, but they suspect an interplay involving warmer temperatures, parasites, disease, and changing forest habitat. The state suspended moose hunting in 2013, perhaps permanently. (Pete Takash/Minnesota Department of Natural Resources via AP)
A bull moose browses in brush near the Kincaid Park road on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, in Anchorage, Alaska. Moose behavior is unpredictable, especially during rutting season, and two moose have been shot and killed in the park in the last month after they moved aggressively toward people. (AP Photo/Dan Joling)

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