Officers Carefully Move Mama Duck and Nest to Safety in Wholesome Rescue Mission

Animal control officers in Lynchburg, Virginia, relocated a mother duck and her nest to safety on March 18.

Footage by Lynchburg Police Department shows two of its animal control officers carefully moving the duck to a more suitable spot, after she initially set up home near a local business.

They also moved her five eggs to the new location, and said they plan to check back in soon – in the hope of seeing some cute ducklings! Credit: Lynchburg Police Department via Storyful