Leopard Cub Rescued From Deep Well in India

A wildlife sanctuary rescued a leopard cub after it fell down a 45-foot deep well in an Indian village, footage shared on May 6 shows.

A video by Wildlife SOS captured the dramatic rescue, which happened in the village of Manjarwadi in Maharashtra, India.

Wildlife SOS were assisted by the Maharashtra Forest Department to help get the cub to safety, and the video shows a trap cage being lowered into the well in order to capture the animal.

According to the video, it took several attempts, but the cub eventually climbed in and the team were able to pull it to safety. Credit: Wildlife SOS via Storyful