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Wildlife SOS Announces The Sudden Death of Lahki, One Of Their Rescued Elephants
Animals  (tags: Wldlife SOS, Mourning, Rescued Elephant Lakhi Dies, Rescued Elephants, Sanctuary, animals, conservation, cruelty, endangered, ethics, habitat, protection, sadness, suffering, wildlife )

- 200 days ago -
" with very heavy hearts that we report our cherished friend, Lakhi, has passed away. Her death was sudden, unexpected, and heart-breaking. We find comfort that she did not die alone, she was surrounded by friends."
How Grieving Animals Mourn Their Dead Companions, in Pictures
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, sadness, mourning )

- 980 days ago -
Very sad and emotional.
Managing Wolves By the Numbers Makes No Sense
Animals  (tags: Wolves, Family, Mourning, Killing, Must stop killing wolves, sadness, extinction, death, abuse, slaughter, wildlife, protection, ethics, crime, suffering, humans, society, animalcruelty, animals, killed, habitat, AnimalWelfare )

- 1761 days ago -
So it's never about numbers. It's about family. Wolves go to great lengths to stay with family; when important members are lost, families can disintegrate and remaining individuals often die.
A Man's Best Friend Mourns His Death: Human and Canine Inseperable By Death
Animals  (tags: dogs, love, affection, loyalty, death, sadness, separation, loss, mourning, animal emotions, animal behaviour )

- 2584 days ago -
The photo showing the bond between felled Navy SEAL Jon Tumilson and his dog Hawkeye has captured the attention of the Web.
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 )

- 2790 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.
Australia's Oldest African Elephant Dies
Animals  (tags: yum yum, african elephant, death, sadness, illness, mourning )

- 2909 days ago -
Australia's oldest living African elephant has died, with both staff and animals at Taronga Western Plains Zoo now in mourning. Yum Yum was also the matriarch and longest serving resident of the park, in Dubbo, central NSW.
New Research Suggests Chimpanzees Mourn Their Dead Much Like Humans Do
Animals  (tags: studies, research, chimpanzees, mourning, grief, humans )

- 3069 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
How Can Animal Abusers Live With Themselves?
Animals  (tags: animal abusers, summer, abused boxer pup, tied up, animal cruelty, arrests, police, died, grief, mourning, rescuers )

- 3137 days ago -
This past weekend, Tulsa Boxer Rescue received a call about a horrific case of animal abuse. After watching the slide show below, I feel justified in the use of the word horrific -- my blood is still boiling. Summer was found in her owner's backyard
Save the Chimps Bids Farewell to Marty - A Beloved Friend
Animals  (tags: marty, ex air force experiment chimpanzee, rescued, save the chimps, death, grief, mourning, with friends )

- 3172 days ago -
Marty was approximately 50 years old. He was captured in Africa as an infant and then sold to Holloman Air Force Base (HAFB) in 1963. Marty was used by the United States Air Force in flight experiments during the early years of space research.
Tara Matriarch Elephant Dies at Toronto Zoo, Second To Die This Year
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, deaths, tara, matriarch, mourning, elephant house )

- 3216 days ago -
An elephant has died at the Toronto Zoo, the second to pass away this year. Tara, 41, was known as the matriarch of the pachyderms. She was found lying down and unable to stand early in the Elephant House on Monday morning. Tara died at 11am,
Crimean Zoo Mourns Animal Deaths, Poisoning Suspected
Animals  (tags: crimean zoo, investigation, animals killed, poisoned, mourning, animal deaths )

- 3447 days ago -
Some 10 animals including a chimpanzee, bears and pumas have died in recent weeks at a Ukrainian zoo, and veterinarians suspect they were poisoned, the park's owner said Monday. The first death took place in March when a chimpanzee who had lived at
Farm Sanctuary Mourns Loss of Founding Resident - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: opie, downed cows, farm sanctuary, diary cows, cows abused, mistreated, mourning )

- 3824 days ago -
On a cold day 18 years ago, a tiny calf, no more than a few hours old, was abandoned and left for dead at a stockyard in upstate New York. A dairy industry discard too weak and sickly to even stand, the male Holstein lay helpless in an obscure alleyway,
Mourning the Loss of Tatiana the Tiger
Animals  (tags: mourning, grief, siberian tigers, wild animals, tiger, tatiana, heart wrenching )

- 3854 days ago -
March 3, 2008 -As a San Francisco Zoo visitor for the past 30 years, the heart-wrenching story of Siberian tiger Tatiana and the three young male visitors seemed all too reminiscent of some teenage school groups, many with boorish males, who come to the
Win Dedicated Her Life to Caring for Animals
Animals  (tags: Winifred Skiff, died, sadness, animal hero, mourning )

- 3871 days ago -
IT is unlikely that her lifetime's dedication to caring for animals will ever be matched. For almost 70 years Winifred Skiff was responsible for rescuing many thousands of animals across the south. Now, those connected with the animal world are mourning

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