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Bull finds way to dead owner's grave
A bull that pined for its owner has been led away from his
grave after a vigil lasting a number of days.
Barnaby the bull left his field in the German town of
Roedental and found his way to the cemetery where owner Alfred Gruenemeyer was
The eccentric farmer is said to have treated his animals
likes pets, allowing several to have the run of his home.
The bull found his way one mile to cemetery and then jumped a
wall before locating his owner's grave. He stayed there for two days despite
numerous efforts to coax him away.
Vets said it was common for dogs to pine for their lost
owners, but they had never heard of a bull doing so.
"It shows an acute level of intelligence. It seems incredible
that a bull could find the exact spot where his master was buried, but he did
it," said Klaus Mueller.