Posts tagged ‘grieving’

October 27, 2009

Saying Goodbye to Dorothy

by duncanr

goodbyeDorothy450Fellow chimps at the Sanaga-Yong Chimpanzee Rescue Center in Cameroon, West Africa watch in silence as the body of one of their own is wheeled to her final resting place

Whereas in the past, the idea that animals grieve for the loss of a companion was dismissed as being anthropomorphic more recent studies have led many scientists to revise their opinion.

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