Animals and Pets
Our pets teach us more than we realize. Learn these 7 life lessons that your puppy already knows.
If you’re a parent, the idea of adding the care and feeding of an animal to your responsibilities might feel like too much work. But having a dog, cat, bunny, hamster or other animal as a part of the family benefits kids in real ways. Studies have shown that kids who have pets do better — especially in the area of Emotional Intelligence (EQ), which has been linked to early academic success, even more so than the traditional measure of intelligence, IQ.
Chimpanzees were given human rights for the first time in US history by Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jaffe who ruled that two captive chimps, Hercules and Leo, were covered under habeas corpus. However, the New York judge has since issued a revised version of the court order with the writ of habeas corpus removed. Jo Ankier and John Fenoglio of Lip News discuss the story.
By Omar Cherif Talk to your animals, they listen. And if you’re attentive and listen closely, they’ll talk right back. After many years of being surrounded by dogs, I can now confidently say that there are two types of dog owners. The first type treat their dogs as family members, possibly as soul companions. The […]
If we teach our children that every life is important, we will see how their outlook on their own lives will change. They will begin to see themselves as part of nature as a whole, as part of a great divine balance that is unfathomable in its complexity and perfect functioning.
This group of protesters proved that no matter what the challenge, anything can be changed with determination and enough heart.
This video perfectly illustrates the connection between all living things on Earth and shatters the perception that animals are different from humans in regards to pain and emotion.
Watch with awe as Animal Communicator, Anna Breytenback telepathically communicates with an abused and aggressive black panther named Diablo (Devil). You’ll be convinced of the authenticity of Anna’s work when you see her share communication from Diablo that only his new caretakers could know.
This is a collection of best animal spirituality books– animal spirits/souls, Power and Totem Animals, animals and the afterlife, Rainbow Bridge, animals and energy work like Reiki and crystal healing, animals as wisdom teachers, and other spiritual topics concerning the Animal Kingdom.
Jan 6, 2015 – As the year’s first blanket of snow coated the Washington, D.C. area today, giant panda Bao Bao spent much of the morning playing in it for the very first time. The sixteen month-old panda cub tumbled down the hill in her outdoor enclosure, climbed trees and pounced on her mother Mei Xiang. This video marks Bao Bao’s first encounter with snow, resulting in high-quality frolicking. Says noted animal lover Kate Dries, “This is the most I’ve ever seen a panda move.”