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[WEBINAR] Homeopathy for Nonhuman Animals

If you have experience using homeopathy for yourself or for human friends and family, discover how you can apply your knowledge to the treatment of animals. If you’re just discovering the amazing benefits of homeopathy, you’ll learn how you can use it to care for the animals you love in [...]

December 13th, 2017|Categories: Health, Homeopathy|

Eight Belles’ Noble Gift

[A version of this article appeared in The Press Democrat on May 10, 2008.] At the 2008 running of the Kentucky Derby, a three-year-old filly named Eight Belles taught millions of onlookers about the other side of horseracing. Just after she crossed the finish line—second in a field of colts—she [...]

May 8th, 2008|Categories: Advocacy, Society|

Making Choices

Choices. We make them every day. Some have become habit, like the way we make our sandwiches with Tofurkey slices instead of something made from the flesh of a feathered friend. Some choices are a little tougher, like the first time we say no to a pair of leather shoes. [...]

February 21st, 2007|Categories: Advocacy, Health|

Living Among Saints

My sweet Savannah’s been gone almost four months now. She’s still a treasured part of my life. There are times when I feel I’m walking in her light, filled with the sweetness of her spirit, my heart beating with the love she brought to the world. I can see her [...]

February 7th, 2007|Categories: Spirituality|

Everyone’s Talking

I met Savannah at the pound, and from very beginning we began to talk to each other without talking. I sat against a tree in the yard behind the concrete-block shelter building, and watched her sniff her way along the cyclone fence. I wanted to get a sense of who [...]

January 10th, 2007|Categories: Society|

A Season of Joy for Everyone in the Family

The holiday season brings fun and festivity, gatherings and gift-giving with family and friends. It’s a special time, and like everything else it’s more special when our animal friends participate. Holidays can be stressful, too, but with good attention and a bit of creativity, we can maximize the fun and [...]

December 13th, 2006|Categories: Society|