|Pet cemetery at Marlborough House|
"Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms" - George Eliot
|Illustrated Police News Thursday 13 March 1924|
|The Old Shepherd's Chief Mourner by Edwin Henry Landseer (1837)|
|The News (Hobart, Tas) Wed 23 Dec 1925|
To be fair, both abovementioned incidents could easily be consigned to “File Under Strange Coincidence”, as could the next story, which involves winged creatures but not of the avian variety. This was widely reported in the Australian press (as well as the Nottingham Evening Post) from September to December 1930:
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