Watch as 5,000 adorable ducklings stampede to the pond for their very first swim

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CHINA — It may be the most adorable stampede ever!

A video posted by LiveLeak.com shows thousands of tiny ducklings running from their pens and into a pond for their very first swim. The pond soon transforms into a giant yellow blob.

The post says the video was recorded in China, and that there were about 5,000 ducklings.

Yahoo! News reports that the ducks are believed to be three to five days old. The stampede is part of an exercise to get them used to water and encourage their appetites.

The video was uploaded Oct. 22 and has since gone viral.

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