Serve and protect doesn’t just apply to people.
Boulder Police tweeted Friday that the department helped a mother duck rescue her babies that had become trapped inside a grate they had fallen into.
Police cleared the debris and built a ramp to help set the ducklings free.
The ducklings were chirping as they followed their mother back to safer waters.
You can watch the original video from Boulder Police below.
We got a report that momma duck was frantically trying to save her babies who fell through a grate so we cleared the debris & built a ramp pic.twitter.com/Bqwv6wv1wU— Boulder Police Dept. (@boulderpolice) May 19, 2017