The mother elephant in this video can be heard crying out loud as she gets caught in an electric fence and stunned by it. She’s trying desperately to get to her baby, who’s trapped in a well.

Onlookers try to figure out what had upset the elephant as rescuers rush to turn the electricity off. She leads them to the well her baby is trapped in as soon as she’s able to get back up.

The baby starts to panic as rescuers attempt to dig him out from the well, and they have to be extra careful not to hurt the distressed animal. His anxious mother waits nearby and watches with a concerned eye.

After a short struggle, lots of encouragement, and a slight boost, the baby pulls himself out of the well. Watch this video to witness the heartwarming moment mother and baby are reunited!