May 24, 2010 - 7:57am
Elephants have been found to mourn their dead as humans do, so what can we expect to see from Scotty's mother?
When my grandfather passed away from cancer, my Jewish grandmother covered all her mirrors and sat Shivah with my family while mourners came to extend their sympathies, and to bring us cheese and vegetable trays. Shivah lasts a week, and overall mourning lasts 30 days. This whole process starts...
May 14, 2010 - 1:46pm
Clinical child psychologist, Dr. Tanya Stockhammer, discusses how parents can introduce the concept of death and dying as we all say goodbye to our favorite baby elephant, Scotty.
Louisville has taken the unexpected death of 3-year-old Scotty the elephant with a very heavy heart. The last time I saw him, just weeks ago, I'd taken my daughter to the Zoo with a friend.
May 13, 2010 - 8:41am
Louisville.com will send these comments to the staff at the zoo to help them through this painful time.
May 13, 2010 - 7:57am
The Louisville Zoo said goodbye last night to their beloved baby elephant.
March 12, 2010 - 3:19pm
Grab the kids and head over to the zoo this weekend for an elephant's birthday party, then swing by the Highlands for a St. Patrick's Day parade!
A birthday party for Scotty the elephant at the Louisville Zoo:Tomorrow is Jack's first birthday party, so we'll be rocking out at our house with the family. Apparently, Scotty the African elephant will also be celebrating his birthday tomorrow at the Louisville Zoo...and you're invited!