It’s not easy being this small! Moment elephant calf gets stuck as she tries to climb over fallen tree while walking with his family

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This is the adorable moment a baby elephant and its family walk through an area cleared by lumberjacks.

The incident happened in Chowkham village, in northeast India, on Monday afternoon.

Locals said the young elephant is called Phantom, while its mother is Maruti and the second adult is seven-year-old Babulal.

Phantom the elephant Phantom the elephant
Phantom the elephant was filmed struggling to cross a fallen tree trunk in Chowkham village, in northeast India, on Monday afternoon

The elephant family are regulars in the village and a local tends to them and uses one for rides
The elephant family are regulars in the village and a local tends to them and uses one for rides

Phantom the elephant, pictured in happier times, is a regular in the village
Phantom the elephant, pictured in happier times, is a regular in the village

The footage shows the young calf trying to cross a fallen log to be with his brother.

Phantom’s mother is happy to look on.

Locals said the three elephants live in the jungle which surrounds the camp.

One man is known to tend to the elephants and offers them to tourists for rides.

Locals and tourists enjoy feeding the elephant family whenever they are around the village
Locals and tourists enjoy feeding the elephant family whenever they are around the village

The elephants were regulars in Chowkham village in north east India, pictured,
The elephants were regulars in Chowkham village in northeast India, pictured,

Locals and tourists enjoy feeding the elephants, pictured, when they visit the village
Locals and tourists enjoy feeding the elephants, pictured when they visit the village

By: dailymail.co.uk

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