A Colorado mother and son have stepped in to save the life of an abandoned and injured baby elk. If you are the mood to feel good about the human race, take a look at the video above.

The Estes Park Police Department contacted the vet regarding the injured elk. As you can see in the video provided by epnews.com, the vet and her son are taking excellent care of the injured animal during its road to recovery.

Somewhere along the way, the baby elk was given the name Elliot.

Those who posted the video have promised to provide updates as soon as they become available, so please stay in touch.