Seeing any animal in peril is heart-wrenching, especially if it's trapped. But there's something about witnessing a large animal trapped in a very confined space that brings up feelings of hopelessness and helplessness that don't easily go away. The fact that we're unable to communicate verbally with them only adds to the distraught feeling, and that's the case in the video below.

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A horse is trapped in a very small hole in the floor of her stable, and you can see her become more and more exhausted by her situation with every passing moment. A team of up to a dozen helpers attempts a rescue, but watch what happens towards the end of the clip.