Tag: pets

Roxy, Her Paws to My Heart

I've always been an animal lover -- cats, dogs, mice, bunnies, deer -- anything with that sweet soulfulness, innocence and trust. We had many...

Ode to Riddick

On May 18, Truhaven Ranch lost one of its very first rescued equines, a horse named Riddick. Everyone who has been to the ranch...

Sophie’s Story

Author's Note: Everything in this article is completely true. If anything, I have held back on some of the mystical details. My concern is...

My ‘Little Lady’ — a very special kitten

When a cat suddenly starts showing up in my neighborhood, it can be quite confusing. Does it belong to one of the neighbors? Was...

Animals in Our Future

Animals are an integral part of our lives. From that tiny, pesky ant at your picnic to the mightiest of whales in the ocean,...

Our Pets as Natural Healers

Our pets are natural healers that care for us as much as we care for them. They rejuvenate us with their empathy, strengthen our...

Crazy Bones and Lazy Bones

As a kid, I found myself surrounded by horses, cows, chickens, cats, rabbits and dogs. Animals have the amazing gift of sharing their wisdom,...

Gratitude in a Broken Heart

The only reoccurring childhood nightmare I ever had was about cats taking over the world. I would wake up, get out of bed and...

Animals say the Darndest Things

"Share the funniest experience you've had with your pet." When I read The Edge's theme for this month, it caused some writer's block. As...

What is Your Pet Telling You?

Jodi Menke of Kindred Spirits Animal Communication believes that animals are spiritual beings that have a lot to teach us. Sometimes they are brought...

Meditating with Your Pet

Keta, my beloved Yorkshire Terrier, has been assisting me in meditation for eight years and has consistently helped with my healing and energy work...

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Thunder Paws!

There's something really incredible about having a dog with a sense of humor. I mean, who ever heard of a dog wearing a red...

Maintaining inner peace: Catlady-style

My three cats completely get me. They jump up for a snuggle when they know I feel sad and they engage me in games...

Canine lover finds joy with a dog-like cat

Most of my life I didn't like cats. Growing up, we were a dog family. Cats were scary, unpredictable and made us sneeze and...

Tellington TTouch: The Touch that Teaches

In my career as a dog trainer, I often have clients come to me at their wits end with behavioral problems their companion animals...

Divine Canine offers a Clear Perspective

Lessons from the Universe are always present, and finding the stillness within us can allow those lessons to be comprehended. As we all have...

Purrfection

My cat Shelby had the best purr ever; when she really got going, you could hear her across the room. At night, she would...