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VIRAL: Man rescues fawn as momma deer waits

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Todd Dierdorff, of Colorado Springs, Colorado rescued a fawn. YouTube image Todd Dierdorff, of Colorado Springs, Colorado rescued a fawn. YouTube image

Here's a video of a man helping a panicked, baby deer that will warm your heart.

Todd Dierdorff, of Colorado Springs, Colorado rescued a fawn.

The baby deer had fallen into a window well and could not get out. Dierdorff said a local animal rescue group told him how to lift the tiny deer.

Home video shows Dierdorff walking up the window well to get the baby deer. The deer's mother is anxiously waiting a few feet away.

"After a brief panic, it stopped running around in the well and let me hand it out to its mother. They wandered off, happily," wrote Dierdorff in his YouTube post.

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