Elephants displaying feeling of mourning over the loss of fellow elephant

By Dian Hasan | October 5, 2009

We have always believed that animals have feelings too, if man’s best friend is any indication. As for the other member of the animal kingdom, the following footage provides further proof that we may be right. A group of elephants who seem to display a sense of mourning, when encountering the bones of their dead. This is unique as the bones are that of a senior member of their family their Patriarch. Telling signs of the existence of a social system amongst elephants.

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