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Old 06-19-2019, 08:50 PM
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Default Absolutely yes

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Originally Posted by Derwood View Post
Hard to tell, but our younger dog seems a little down. Do you think he knows his pal is gone for good? It's only been 24 hours...
Animals mourn. They are not dumb and they can sense your mindset through body language and demeanor far more than most realize.

Years ago one of our barn cats got hit on the road in front of the house. I picked her up in a shovel and sat the shovel down while I went for another shovel to dig with. In the few minutes I was gone the rest of the barn cats appeared and were setting there sniffing and staring at the dead cat. That was when I really became aware of animals mourning and or understanding.

Hope you're OK.

Pooch
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