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Cemetery Coupling: Deer Protects Goose Nesting in Graveyard (VIDEO)


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BarbKnigh
- 734 days ago - takepart.com
Somewhere, playwright Neil Simon is smiling. The oddest of couples has materialized at the Forest Lawn Cemetery in Buffalo, New York--a protective deer and a nesting goose.



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BarbKnight SunshineLady (1608)
Friday April 13, 2012, 10:49 am
This was sent to me by my new friend Dan! Enjoy the video and Happy Friday the 13th! Thnx Dan!
 

Catherine Turley (198)
Friday April 13, 2012, 11:37 am
truly amazing. i would give anything to know how that deer knew what needed to be done.
 

Dandelion G. (402)
Friday April 13, 2012, 11:39 am
Great Spirit speaks through all living things, this deer heard and it came. May these little geese bless the earth with their honks one day.
 

Alice C. (1797)
Friday April 13, 2012, 11:44 am
Thanks Barg ~ The deer is a good adoptive father : )
 

Allan Yorkowitz (458)
Friday April 13, 2012, 11:45 am
Nature takes care of its own -a lesson we could stand to live by.
 

Alice C. (1797)
Friday April 13, 2012, 11:45 am
Sorry for the typo Barb !
 

Les L. (16)
Friday April 13, 2012, 12:39 pm
A truly lovely story!
 

Marlene Dinkins (225)
Friday April 13, 2012, 12:51 pm
lovely story!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Agnes N. (738)
Friday April 13, 2012, 3:01 pm
Thanks Barb..for sharing this...amazing..!!
 

Lydia S. (171)
Friday April 13, 2012, 7:26 pm
Nice story , I hope they stay safe now that its news .
Thanks .
 

Hannah Metcalf (50)
Friday April 13, 2012, 10:20 pm
Noted! How sweet :)
 

Sandi C. (235)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 7:16 am
HOW CUTE!
 

Angelica C. (80)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 7:34 am
The news announcer claims that deer and geese have no way to communicate. This event proves that they do. There is so much about animal communication we don't know anything about. This is an amazing story.
Thank you, Barb!!!
 

Kay M. (363)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 8:43 am
thx
 

Quanta Kiran (63)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 8:52 am
Thanks.
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 8:53 am
That was beautiful...thanks Barb.
 

Dee C. (197)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 9:37 am
That was sweet..
Thanks for sharing it Barb..
 

Danny AWAY M. (77)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 12:08 pm
Noted, thank you Barb!
 

Barbara K. (87)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 12:12 pm
Such a sweet story. Deer are like that. I feed about 40 to 60 a night, depending on weather, and have been studying them for a book for the past 5 years. They are family oriented and take care of each other; and a lot more.
 

Vicki P. (132)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 3:05 pm
Almost missed this one...sooo glad I didn't. Thanks Barb, and Sheryl for the heads up, beautiful story!
 

Mary away T. (188)
Saturday April 14, 2012, 4:12 pm
Thanks for the beautiful video.
 

Sue D. (156)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 1:42 am
Love this video & thank you Barb - and Sheryl for the forward.
I honestly believe animals are intuitive - we hear stories all the time of these incredible 'acts of heroism' by animals, yet we are always surprised. We call it 'compassion' in humans, but not all humans have it. For animals it is part of their natural instincts... they only kill to eat or survive and most survive through some kind of group cooperation. Funny how so many humans have devolved away from their own 'nature'.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 5:31 pm
Cool...thanks Barb...hope you are resting like you should.
 

. (2)
Sunday April 15, 2012, 8:16 pm
How dear you are!
 

Nancy C. (790)
Monday April 16, 2012, 6:43 am
The wisdom within our animal kingdom should be lessons for homo sapiens. Sent to friends and family. Thanx so much Barb...
 

Kathy Javens (104)
Monday April 16, 2012, 9:08 am
Noted, watched & sent to my FB page. Thank you so much, Dandelion for sharing!
 

Lisa AWAY Neste (696)
Monday April 16, 2012, 12:32 pm
Aw, soooo sweet!! Thanks for sharing Barb. :)
 

Susanne R. (248)
Monday April 16, 2012, 7:54 pm
Thanks for posting this, Barb! It's a beautiful story!
 

Ingrid A. (532)
Wednesday April 25, 2012, 7:38 pm
Awesome deer. Thank you Agnes. Its noted.
 
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