For the last 19 years, all that Goof and Amy had was one another - but the full extent of their bond couldn't have been made clearer than by their final days on Earth.
As the only two sloth bears held at the Capron Park Zoo in Massachusetts, the pair was made to endure the rigors of a life in captivity. Over their many years of confinement, Goof and Amy produced three offspring, each of whom were then taken away and sent to live in facilities elsewhere. Still, at least they were together.
But that all changed last week.