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Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by DinkyBird » Mon Nov 06, 2017 3:59 pm

This morning, Punda Maria waterhole.

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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by Elsa » Mon Nov 06, 2017 4:07 pm

Amazing footage D, so glad it had a happy ending! 8)
Thanks for sharing. :thumbs_up:

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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by MATTHYS » Mon Nov 06, 2017 4:16 pm

Awww, thank you, DB :gflower:
It, at one stage, looked as if the mummy was trying to drink the WH dry :k
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Unread post by Hugh » Mon Nov 06, 2017 4:18 pm

that was a great one DB and the little naughty ellie might not do that again in a hurry thanks for posting
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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by Mischief » Mon Nov 06, 2017 5:23 pm

Wow what an incredible sighting.One very determined mommy and a brave little soldier calf! :clap: :clap: :clap:
Thank you for sharing Dalene :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by Cape of Storms » Mon Nov 06, 2017 5:59 pm

Incredible! Wonderful sighting of mommy love


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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Nov 06, 2017 6:17 pm

:thanx: for sharing. :gflower:
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Unread post by chirinda » Mon Nov 06, 2017 8:15 pm

What a lovely birthday present, Deebs, thanks for sharing it with us. :gflower:

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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by umtali1 » Mon Nov 06, 2017 9:22 pm

Oops! Aaaaaah! Poor little thing.
One of those moments.
Thank you for sharing :gflower:
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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by manicwalker » Tue Nov 07, 2017 1:49 am

Dinky Bird,
Watching that took at least 10 years off my life :roll:
Poor little ellie must have been so scary for the little thing... :cry:
But at least Mom made a plan! :)
What a sighting for you.... must have been difficult to watch, in a way :(
Thanks for sharing your "drama sighting"

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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:53 am

What an incredible, tense, mind blowing, heart warming video. It must have been :big_eyes: :big_eyes: :big_eyes: to watch at times, not knowing how it would end.

Ellie mommies really are amazing. That little one is really very young.

I also love the very busy bush sound in the background.......
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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by Dream Weaver » Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:58 am

Whew, DB!
Problem solving at its best.
Maybe the elephants at the end of the waterhole where the bank was lower called to Mama and said, "Bring him over here!"

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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by Grantmissy » Tue Nov 07, 2017 7:38 am

Thank you for sharing this DB!
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Unread post by isinkwe » Tue Nov 07, 2017 7:43 am

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Re: Drama @ Punda waterhole. Baby ellie falls in.

Unread post by Mkhombe » Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:44 am

Thanks for sharing. How amazing to see how the Mum (and others) worked it all out and protected the little one. It must have been so stressful to watch!


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