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When Animals Mourn: Taking Solace From Knowing That Grief Is Not Uniquely Human
Animals  (tags: ducks, horses, grief, dolphins, animals, elephants, "How Animals Grieve", Barbara J. King )

- 2283 days ago -
Writing this book often moved me profoundly; through reading the science literature and conducting interviews with experienced animal caretakers, I came to understand at a new, visceral level just how extensively animals feel their lives.
Thank Michigan Humane Society for Pet Loss Support Group- PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: pet loss group, grief, counselling, support group, bonding )

- 2386 days ago -
The Humane Society of Michigan is currently in the process of creating support groups to help those who have recently lost a pet. Pets can be our best friends and our closest family members, but society often doesn't treat the loss of a dog or a cat with
ACTION ALERT: Harry Harlow's Cruel Maternal Deprivation! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: horrendous savage cruelty, depisable, maternal deprivation, monkeys, grief, sadistic, authoroties )

- 2605 days ago -
Dr. Bennett removes infant monkeys from their mothers within 24 hours of birth. Prior to the widespread use of the fast-acting anesthetic ketamine in the monkey labs, taking a baby monkey from his or her mother required three or four workers
Heartbreak !
Animals  (tags: the face of wolf hunting, 161 wolves dead, extreme brutal cruelty, slaughters, sadness, grief, HEARTBREAK )

- 2806 days ago -
How very, very sad. He looks like a grand old guy who only had a short while left to grace the earth with his presence...May his soul rest in peace, and may his pack live on forever.
Do Animals Grieve?
Animals  (tags: animals, grief, observation, peer-reviewed literature, biological anthropologist's study, grief in felines, risk of anthropomorphism )

- 2825 days ago -
I'm on research leave from my college this year in order to write a book that explores one central question: Do non-human animals grieve? My answer is yes, they do.
Light a Candle and Shed a Tear for a Dog Named Hope
Animals  (tags: traqedy, grief, horrific cruelty hope loved by rescuers, loved by many, candles, memoriam )

- 2911 days ago -
Hope, cruelly abused and thrown away, faced the worst of humanity and somehow, miraculously, managed to survive. But her survival was short-lived. Shared just hours ago by those who worked so hard to save her precious life,
ACTION ALERT: USDA Wildlife Services Kills Dog and Puts Family at High Risk! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: udsda wildlife, poisoning killing wild animals, killing animals, devastation bella, killed, grief, crime, cruelty )

- 2924 days ago -
Beginning February 18, 2011 the Walker family's idyllic country home in Texas no longer felt like the haven they had believed it to be. That day Predator Defense was contacted by Angel Walker and her husband J.D. about the poisoning of their beloved
The Lonely Polar Bear
Animals  (tags: gus, ida, death, zoo polar bears, loneliness, grief, boredom, welfare )

- 2933 days ago -
MY heart goes out to Gus, the famously neurotic polar bear in the Central Park Zoo, who used to swim endless laps around his pool. He'd dive to the bottom in a froth of bubbles, surge across and then surface like a bear obsessed.
ACTION ALERT: STOP Throwing Our Pets in Landfill! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: local council, deceased dogs, animals, dumped, landfill, investigation, grief, suffering )

- 2959 days ago -
Recently it has come to my attention that council contractors employed by local councils are collecting deceased pets from our roads, not scanning for microchips or bothering to check lost reports or even checking collars for ID and then dumping them in
Farewell Mercedes, You Very Special Bear
Animals  (tags: sadness, grief, scotland, polar bear, death, mercedes, illness )

- 3012 days ago -
MERCEDES, the much-loved polar bear who was the undisputed queen of the Highland Wildlife Park, was put to sleep yesterday morning at the grand old age of 30. Born in the wild in northern Canada, Mercedes lived for 25 years at Edinburgh Zoo before being
The Emotional Lives of Animals
Animals  (tags: animals, animal behavior, animal emotions, empathy, friendships, gratitude, grief, wonder )

- 3041 days ago -
Grief, friendship, gratitude, wonder, and other things we animals experience.
A Mother's Grief: The Startling Images Which Show How Chimpanzees Mourn Their Dead Just Like Humans
Animals  (tags: Chimpanzees, grief, dead infants, mourning, animals, relationships, emotion )

- 3088 days ago -
Chimpanzees appear to mourn their dead infants just like humans, scientists have discovered.Chimpanzee mothers establish close physical relationships with their young, carrying them for up to two years and nursing them until they are six.
ACTION ALERT: We Request Cancellation and a Penalty Prescribed By the Driver Liburnia That Killed Three Dogs ! PLEASE TAKE A
Animals  (tags: bus driver, dogs owner, grief, investigation, croatia, three dogs, run down, cruelty )

- 3150 days ago -
On Monday, November 22nd, a bus driver of Liburnija d.o.o. driving on the road of Diklo near Zadar, purposely murdered three dogs that were on the road. Because of the work being conducted at that location, the speed limit is 30 km / h. The driver ran
New Research Suggests Chimpanzees Mourn Their Dead Much Like Humans Do
Animals  (tags: studies, research, chimpanzees, mourning, grief, humans )

- 3366 days ago -
Some chimpanzees seem to grieve similarly to humans in the face of a fellow chimp's death, two new studies have found, appearing to comfort the dying, experience trauma after death and have trouble letting go. The research, published Monday in the
Elephants Have Lost a Great Friend in Robert Culp
Animals  (tags: sadness, grief, robert culp, death, advocates for captive animals, elephant friend, elephant advocate )

- 3399 days ago -
With the passing this week of Robert Culp, captive animals--and the people who care about them--have lost a true advocate and friend. Although he appeared in dozens of films and television programs, Culp was best known to baby boomers for his work on the

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