His efforts were a success, and the moose cow retreated into a nearby copse of trees. Subsequently, Congo saw his opportunity, and immediately dashed in to help the calf. Not only was the task difficult, but Congo recalled that it was also nerve-wracking.
“It took a bit of trying because the wires were tight,” he explained. There was also the worry of a return visit from the moose matriarch, who could return at any moment. “My heart was pounding,” the rescuer said.