Entries tagged with “Pets”
In their emotionally connected presence, pets can be a powerful ally for optimal mental health.
Spiritual inspiration from felines can be found throughout history. Here are five lessons your cat wants to teach you.
Energy from one heart can make a real connection with another…and spread love in surprising ways.
When I was a veterinary student, I was taught that vaccinations are a cornerstone of healthy pets. As I went on to practice, however, I saw severe acute vaccine reactions, as well …
Nearly broke and pessimistic about the world, journalist Jane Ganahl heart and mind were opened by one abandoned cat.
Rosemary has long signified deep friendship and lasting memories. This ritual for grief, built around rosemary, creates time and space for grieving and allows others to join and share the healing process.
Two Dogs and a ParrotWhat Our Animal Friends Can Teach Us About LifeBy Joan ChittisterBlueBridgeWhy do we love pets? Because, through them, we “cling to nature in a world made of g…
If you’re like me, there are days when your “to do” list seems endless. This morning as I read through the list of things that absolutely had to get done today, one of my four cats…
An excerpt from The Mountaintop School For Dogs And Other Second Chances
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Several new studies validate the notion that living in hermetically sealed, antiseptic environments makes us more susceptible to allergies while living in environments closer to na…
Phil Klein, owner of Whiskers Holistic Petcare in New York, shares his holistic pet care tips.
A comforting prayer to use when releasing a pet from this life.
Early exposure to dogs is linked to a decreased risk in schizophrenia.
The news that a tiger in the Bronx Zoo tested positive for COVID-19 is raising questions about interspecies transmission and how to keep our pets healthy.
Something really wild has been happening to me lately. I find myself falling in love with every animal I see. Seriously, I am talking about all creatures great and small. But reall…
A couple of weeks ago, I adopted a dog from the animal shelter. His name is Finnegan, and he is the best ever: he is snoring belly-up beside me as I write this.I wanted a dog partl…
While all animal lovers know instinctively that living with a pet can lift their spirits, a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association confirms it is literally go…
Pet-loss support groups can help the healing process when we lose our most constant companions.
"Both Orange and I ate the same food every day. But I ate it with resentment and he with gratitude."
S&H offers these finds as a way to pamper, entertain, and commune with your four-legged friends.
Puppies can teach us a lot about how to respond to frustrating and difficult situations in positive and productive ways.
Six questions for professional animal communicator Maia Kincaid.