Charles Cowling
  Here’s one of those faithful dog stories you all love so much. This one’s in Argentina. The dog is Capitan, pictured above, lovely boy isn’t he?  Read all about him in the Mail here.    
Charles Cowling
Charles Cowling
    Posted by Vale THE DEATH AND BURIAL OF POOR COCK ROBIN Who killed Cock Robin? "I," said the sparrow, "With my little bow and arrow, I killed Cock Robin," Who saw him die? "I," said the fly, "With my little eye, I saw him die." Who caught his
Charles Cowling
  Posted by Vale When Dorothy the chimp died at the sanctuary in the Cameroons, other members of her troop looked on as she was buried, comforting each other with touches and caresses. Animals don’t just grieve; new studies suggest  that they might mark a passing too. Mark Bekoff of
Charles Cowling
      Posted by Vale The photo shows a swallow grieving for its mate who had been killed in collision with a car. In a series of shots (see them here) we see him first try to feed his mate and then, when he realises that she is dead,