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Animal Heroes Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

The most viewed memorials & obituaries in the Animal Heroes Memorial Site.

Uga VI, the well-known University of Georgia mascot, died Friday night from heart failure in Savannah, according to his owner. Cecelia Seiler confirmed Saturday that Uga VI, who comes from a long line of English Bulldogs that have served as mascots for UGA, had died but referred comments to her husband, Frank "Sonny" Seiler. Frank Seiler could not be reached for comment at his office Saturday afternoon. Claude Felton, UGA spokesman and sports information director, said Uga VI...
KENNETT SQUARE, Pa. — Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro was euthanized Monday after complications from his breakdown at the Preakness last May. "We just reached a point where it was going to be difficult for him to go on without pain," co-owner Roy Jackson said. "It was the right decision, it was the right thing to do. We said all along if there was a situation where it would become more difficult for him then it would be time." Roy and Gretchen Jackson were with Barbaro on Monday...
UGA VII, the University of Georgia football mascot, has died.
Gasper the Whale Obituary (Atlanta)

Gasper, the beloved beluga at the Georgia...

John Henry Obituary (Kentucky)

Iconic champion John Henry euthanized at Horse...

Baloo, Tempe police dog Obituary (AZCentral)

Baloo, a 5 year-old male German shepherd, died...

Uga VIII Obituary (atlanta)

Uga VIII: The white male English bulldog, who...

Aryn Obituary (Atlanta)

A decorated police dog who was shot in the line...

Bandit Obituary (AZCentral)

Bandit, a Chandler police dog, died after being...

Lechuza Caracas polo ponies Obituary (PalmBeachPost)

Twenty-one horses from the Lechuza Caracas team...

Ralph Obituary (Atlanta)

Another star attraction at the Georgia Aquarium...