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The purpose of this category is to locate any memorial to a single specific animal (not a species or breed) who was noteworthy enough to be given a plaque or statue commemerating their life. The story of the animal is as important as the memorial itself.
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Animal MemorialsWar Dog Memorial

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A memorial built in honor of the service dogs of WWII serving along side the Marines during the Second Battle of Guam. Situated atop the memorial is the most famous dog Kurt who saved the lives of 250 Marines by alerting them of an impending ambush.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SaltyDog20

location: Guam

date approved: 9/23/2014

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsPetra - Salford Quays, UK

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This bust of Petra the dog is a memorial to the first ever TV pet. She was a mongrel and appeared on the Children's TV program Blue Peter between 1962 and 1977.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsDonnerhall — Oldenburg (Oldb), Germany

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Donnerhall (1981 – 2002) was a dressage stallion who was known not only for having a fantastic career as a sport horse, but also passing on his abilities to his offspring to become an incredibly influential sire

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member prussel

location: Niedersachsen, Germany

date approved: 8/26/2014

last visited: never

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Animal Memorials"Giro" - Carlton House Terrace, London, UK

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A few paces south west of the Duke of York column, that is located at the top of the steps leading up from The Mall to Carlton House Terrace, is a small garden area behind gates. Within is a small memorial/headstone to a dog named "Giro".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/11/2014

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsFather Gander - Boerne, TX

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A memorial to "Father Gander" stands on the riverwalk along the Colorado River in Boerne, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/5/2014

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsMemorial to Betty (Little Bett) the Elephant - Chepachet, RI

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The Memorial to Betty (a.k.a. Little Bett) the Elephant is on the northwest side of a the Lt. William G. Schanck Jr. Memorial Bridge on Route 44 in Cepatchet, RI

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 7/11/2014

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsVovo - St. Marie de la Mer/France

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Statue of "Vovo" a bull of the Carmarque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KaPsTeam

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 5/18/2014

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsSenator Capitol Kitty - Sacramento, CA

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The grave of a stray cat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/23/2014

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsCranbrook Ed - Cranbrook, BC

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Cranbrook Ed was an elephant who, along with thirteen accomplices, caused the only elephant hunt in Cranbrook, BC, and possibly even in Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 4/6/2014

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsD.C. -- Kermit TX

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The grave of D.C., the much loved Winkler Co. Courthouse Cat, occupies a place of honor on the Winkler County Courthouse grounds, so he can still be near his friends who pass by every day.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/8/2014

last visited: 12/22/2013

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Animal MemorialsJack, Fido and Tip Memorial - San Francisco, CA

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Jack, Fido and Tip Memorial is located inside the Cable Car Museum in San Francisco, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tatie

location: California

date approved: 2/10/2014

last visited: 7/7/2014

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Animal MemorialsUS Army Cavalry Horse -- nr Ft. Laramie NHS, Ft. Laramie WY

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A historic marker at the 90-degree turn on County Road 53 to the Fort Laramie National Historic Site commemorates the Army cavalry horse who went on "The Greatest Ride in History"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/3/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Animal MemorialsBoomer -- Breckenridge MN

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A touching memorial to Boomer, a stray dog who showed up at the Breckenridge MN Great Northern RR depot in 1927 and became the unofficial station pet for the next 10 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Minnesota

date approved: 12/18/2013

last visited: 7/31/2013

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Animal MemorialsChief -- Fort Riley KS

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The tomb of Chief, the last US Army Cavalry horse on the Army muster rolls. Chief was buried with full military honors at Fort Riley KS. The Commanding General of the US Army attended his funeral.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Kansas

date approved: 12/14/2013

last visited: 1/12/2014

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Animal MemorialsWinchester - Washington, D.C.

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This horse served in the civil war, yes it is real.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/10/2013

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsBlackie - Alameda, CA

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A plaque to Blackie the dog.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 11/23/2013

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsGrady - Peqout Lakes, Minnesota

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Memorial Garden dedicated to Grady, the Peqout Lakes Animal Hospital's resident cat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron

location: Minnesota

date approved: 11/7/2013

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsUnsere Tascherl / Our Tascherl - Andrassy Mausoleum (Krasnohorské Podhradie, East Slovakia)

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Interesting pet memorial, devoted to dachshund Tascherl - beloved dog of Francisca Andrassy, you can find behind the famed Art-Nouveau Andrassy Mausoleum (Mauzóleum Andrássyovcov) in village Krasnohorské Podhradie (East Slovakia).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Košický kraj, Slovakia

date approved: 10/29/2013

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsSo long, Charley - Cardston, Alberta

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This statue, entitled "So long, Charley" is within the Remington Carriage Museum in Cardston, Alberta. It was erected to immortalize one of the greatest racing horses of all time, Seabiscuit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/28/2013

last visited: 3/27/2014

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Animal MemorialsAristides - Louisville, Kentucky

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This horse statue is of Aristides, an American Thoroughbred racehorse who won the first Kentucky Derby in 1875. The statue is located at Churchill Downs behind the seating areas in a small square garden area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: Kentucky

date approved: 10/19/2013

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsWiarton Willie Memorial - Wiarton, Ontario

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N 44° 44.645 W 081° 08.211

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 10/14/2013

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsLeo - Perry, OK

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Sculpture of LEO, who was inducted into the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame in 1989

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 10/14/2013

last visited: never

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Animal MemorialsCaesar the Gorilla – Los Angeles Zoo, CA

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Caesar, the world’s first gorilla baby delivered by Caesarian section, was born at the Los Angeles Zoo on June 1, 1977.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Merlin-N-Mim

location: California

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: 11/13/2013

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Animal Memorials"Alfred" - Queenston, Ontario

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Memorial to General Brock's horse Alfred located in a park between Clarence Street and Queenston Street in Queenston, Ontario

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 7/12/2013

last visited: 8/24/2014

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Animal MemorialsUnknown K-9 - Agt Nero - Jamul, CA

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This grave site, marked with a steel plate, is found along the Otay Mountain Truck Trail in Jamul, CA. The marker at the grave site reads: K9, AGT Nero, 10-12.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poehunters

location: California

date approved: 7/12/2013

last visited: 7/7/2013

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