Well-ie the elephant! Calf is rescued with a digger from 30ft well in India

Well-ie the elephant! Calf is rescued with a digger from 30ft well in India… then off she goes with a trumpety-trump Baby elephant escaped the 30-foot-deep well after rescuers excavated corridor  Fell into the well in Jharkhand, India, on Sunday night and was rescued yesterday Forest Department officials are now driving him towards his 22-strong … Read more

Heartwarming moment giraffe gives birth to gangly calf who then takes its first steps at Chester Zoo

Heartwarming moment Rothschild giraffe gives birth to gangly calf who then takes its first steps at Chester Zoo Mother Orla gave birth to six foot tall 70kg calf at Chester Zoo this week The beautiful moment was caught on the zoo’s CCTV and shows his firsts steps Birth brings hope for species which has 1,600 … Read more

Amazingly clear sonogram video shows an unborn beluga whale calf moving around in its mother’s womb

Amazingly clear sonogram video shows an unborn beluga whale calf moving around in its mother’s womb Luna, 20, was born at SeaWorld San Antonio and is currently pregnant A recent sonogram  shows an ‘amazingly clear’ footage of the unborn calf The fetus’ head, eye, mouth and upper body are visible in the sonogram The gestation … Read more

Footage captures endangered 50ft right whale frolicking with her calf off the coast of Hilton Head

One of the world’s most endangered whales was spotted swimming with a newborn in the waters off South Carolina’s Hilton Head island. A drone camera captured footage of a 50-ton North Atlantic right whale and her calf frolicking about four miles from shore. According to the boat captain who spotted the pair on Friday, the … Read more

Killer whale Tahlequah ‘who mourned her dead calf for 17 DAYS’ gives birth

An orca named Tahlequah that touched the hearts of people around the world in 2018 after she carried her dead calf for 17 days has given birth to a new baby.  The 21 year-old orca — or ‘killer whale’ — gave birth on September 4 to her new calf, dubbed ‘J57’ by researchers, in the … Read more

Giant whale and her calf splash around with group of surfers off coast of Australia 

Having a whale of a time! Giant mammal and her calf splash around with group of surfers off coast of Australia  Mother and calf playing within inches of surfers off coast of Manly, Australia  Drone footage captured by 31-year-old photographer Dominique Taylor  Whales splash around near the surfers and even knocks some off their boards … Read more

Orca who carried her dead calf for 17 days in 2018 is pregnant again, drone images reveal

Grieving orca Tahlequah that carried her dead calf for 17 days and more than 1,000 miles in 2018 is pregnant — but scientists fear tragedy will strike again Tahlequah had touched hearts around the world as she grieved for her dead calf She is among a handful of pregnancies spotted among the orcas in Puget … Read more

Mother elephant gives her calf a helpful shove as it struggles to climb over roadside barrier

Jumbo effort! Mother elephant gives her calf a helpful shove as it struggles to climb over roadside barrier Footage shows elephants climbing over barrier in the Gudalur of Nilgiris district in India Two of the elephants make it over the barrier but the youngest struggles  The mother climbs back over so she can hoist the … Read more

30ft long whale that died after it stranded in Welsh estuary was a year old male calf

Sperm whale, Thames estuary, February 2019 A beleaguered sperm whale died three days after it swam up the Thames estuary and was unable to escape. The desperate animal also ended up stranded at times, as the level of the tidal river shifted, before it was pronounced dead by rescuers on February 1 this year. The … Read more