10 Heartbreaking Animal Mourning Rituals

If you have ever seen the look on a pet’s face when a bag of treats comes out, it is hard to say they don’t have emotions. Unfortunately, animals sometimes also have to deal with grief and loss, much like humans do. To cope with the death of loved ones, some creatures have developed mourning rituals to see them through their toughest times. Grab a tissue and take a look at how animals deal with death. 

DOLPHIN IN DESPAIR DOLPHIN IN DESPAIR

PRIMATE POUTINGPRIMATE POUTING

LOSING YOUR BEST FRIEND

LOSING YOUR BEST FRIEND

GORILLA GRIEF

GORILLA GRIEF

ELEPHANT EMPATHY

ELEPHANT EMPATHY

GEESE MATE FOR LIFE

GEESE MATE FOR LIFE

SPERM WHALES’ TOOTHACHE

SPERM WHALES' TOOTHACHE

BABOON BUDDIES

BABOON BUDDIES

FROWNING FELINES

FROWNING FELINES

SEA-LION SOBS

SEA-LION SOBS

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