Everyone refers to the miracle of life as the moment of birth, but it’s the moments after birth that are the most precious. They’re usually brief and fleeting but when it’s caught on film, that moment can be shared with the world. Take the video below, where a newborn deer takes its first steps on a rocky landscape.

The baby deer’s first steps embodies the beauty of new life in nature. Like the first steps of a human child, it’s a moment all parents remember and celebrate. However, unlike human babies, who take months to learn to walk, baby deer start walking just hours after being born. A necessary adaptation of baby deer to survive in the wild.

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After seeing how fragile a baby deer is, it makes you appreciate what one young man did to save a baby deer from floodwaters in Bangladesh.

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