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Video Shows Elephants Helping Calf Out Of Waterhole


A waterhole in Africa proved to be too big for this baby elephant -- until a more experienced elephant rushed to the rescue.

The adorable moment was captured at the Kruger National Park in South Africa, where animals have to travel great distances to find water.

But when you're with family, no obstacle is too big.

Watch the entire rescue below:



For more animal adorableness, see the creative critters whose artwork was auctioned off at the Oakland Zoo back in September:

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Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
In this July 13, 2015, photo Maggie, a Nigerian dwarf goat, stands on a painting she created as part of an art show to raise funds for charity. Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zooproduced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Erin Dogan Harrison, The Oakland Zoo via AP)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
In this July 13, 2015, photo, Jennifer, a ring-tailed lemur, stands on a painting she created as part of an art show to raise funds for charity. Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Erin Dogan Harrison, TheOakland Zoo via AP)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
In this July 27, 2015, photo a yellow-naped Amazon parrot, Brock, stands on a painting he created as part of an art show to raise funds for charity. Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zooproduced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday . (Steve Goodall, TheOakland Zoo via AP)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
Elephants, giraffes, goats, lemurs and even a cockroach at the Oakland Zoo produced abstract paintings in bright colors that will be auctioned on eBay starting Thursday. (Photo via Oakland Zoo)
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