Colorado Wildlife Officers Rescue Elk From Swimming Pool

Wildlife officers and firefighters in Loveland, Colorado, worked together on January 17 to rescue an elk stuck in a swimming pool.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife said they wrapped straps around the elk before firefighters from Loveland Fire Rescue Authority pulled the elk from the pool.

The 500-pound elk took some time to recover before fleeing the scene, officers said. Credit: Colorado Parks and Wildlife via Storyful