Baby Elephant Reunites With Mom After Being Sold For Tourist Rides (Video)

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Another day, another adorable baby animal video.

This one comes to us courtesy of Thailand's Elephant Nature Park, and features the heartwarming moment two elephants --mother and child -- reunite after four years apart.

In 2011, baby elephant Me-Bai was taken from her mother, Mae Yui, and sold to give rides to tourists.

After four years of tirelessly carrying tourists around Thailand, Me-Bai was released and rescued by the Elephant Nature Park as part of their Pamper A Pachyderm program.

Staff hoped to reunite the newly freed elephant with her estranged mother, who lived in a distant village.

On Friday, after a three-day journey (on foot), Me-Bai and Mae Yui finally reunited.

Watch the love-filled footage up top, and learn more about the Elephant Nature Park and its elephant rescue initiatives here.

Citations: After Being Sold To Give Rides A Baby Elephant Had A Heartwarming Reunion With Her Mother (Buzzfeed)