Two loving baby elephants were found stuck in farming well for quite some time. They were initially discovered by They have fallen in as they wandered away from the herd being lost for some time. They are very weak and the wildlife life rescue team who went to the rescue operation had to carry them and support them to even move towards the enclosures made for their short stay at the facility.
This baby elephant got a wound on its feet and it needs to be treated as soon as possible as it can lead to an infection. This baby elephant is scared as these officers try to reach that wound, even after this baby elephant still run towards these officers asking for more attention. This baby elephant will be taken care of and will be given with enough milk and food to recover to be strong again, as soon as possible.
Vets and officers here will search for the parents and the herd it belongs to, so they will be able to reunite this baby elephant back with its family. Else they will be taking it over to an elephant orphanage where this small one will meet many other elephants to be friends with. All these elephants will be released back to the jungle when they are old and strong enough to survive the wilderness.
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Sri Lankan elephants roam the streets and through village areas freely in many regions across the island. The small island nation is full of elephants that are loved by most of the inhabitants of the island. Most educated in the country are continually fighting corruption, and animal abuse, especially towards the treasures that elephants are to the state as Sri Lankan elephants are known as the largest and the strongest among Asian elephants.
However, around farming villages where elephants raid crops, many conflicts are happening that have caused casualties to both sides throughout the past few decades. They have set a lot of fences and electric fences with barriers around many villages and farmlands around national parks and many massive forest reserves. These elephants often run into traps and wells placed along with farms for water supply.