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Baby Horse Needs A Little Help To Reunite With Her Mom

The open road can be a dangerous place, but for baby animals who are accidentally separated from their mothers, it can be a whole new level of scary.

A YouTube video captures the moment a few travelers spotted something unusual up ahead.

What's that on the road? Another driver switching lanes without a turn signal?

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After slowing down, a closer look revealed the fellow traveler to be a baby horse.

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YouTube/BoomTV

The young foal had gotten herself separated from her mother. She was trapped on the wrong side of the fence.

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YouTube/BoomTV

The horse struggled to get herself over it, so a passenger from the car offered to lend a hand.

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YouTube/BoomTV

It took a while to gain the horse's trust. They are easily frightened, you know

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YouTube/BoomTV

Eventually, the guy managed to lift the horse above the fence and return her to her mother.

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YouTube/BoomTV

She joined her family on the only freeway where a baby horse should be: the beautiful, wide landscape.

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YouTube/BoomTV

Run free, baby horse! Smell the air and feel the dirt beneath your hooves, little one.

Watch the full video below.