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Herd helps baby elephant caught in snare

As young pachyderm drags 13 feet of wire, other elephants keep slower pace, helping it along, unsnagging wire when it got caught up; rescuers remove snare

Amy Attenborough, who found the snared baby elephant, called it the “most incredible and touching four hours of elephant viewing I have ever experienced.”

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Coyote struck by SUV, gets stuck in bumper

Animal suffers three fractured legs and recovery is hopeful; driver thought he had hit something while driving to work but didn’t know it was wedged in the grill

Mark Armour was as surprised as his co-workers at the Waukegan train station to find a live coyote stuck in the front of his SUV. The animal survived.

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