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Reiki for Vet Techs This safe and energetic healing modality is backed up by preliminary promising research. Find out how you can use it to support the animals you care for. Visit Kathleen's Corner for more!
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See a Model SARA Shelter in the U.K. and Learn Reiki While You Are There!SARA President Kathleen Prasad and Vice President Leah D'Ambrosio will be traveling to England again this coming September to visit one of SARA's Founding Shelters: Remus Memorial Horse Sanctuary. This amazing holistic sanctuary which has incorporated SARA's Reiki program has recently won for the Best Horse Sanctuary in the U.K.!
Kathleen will be teaching Equine Reiki September 5 and Level 3 Shinpiden and Animal Reiki Teacher Training September 6-8. Sign up now!
Every February for the past three years I have had the most incredible opportunity to visit a wildlife sanctuary in Apopka, Florida, The C.A.R.E. Wildlife Sanctuary. It is located on a beautiful piece of property tucked away in the middle of rural Florida amongst the trees. C.A.R.E. houses two bears ... Read more
A Plea to Help Our Wild Horses
I am writing this on what, according to the ASPCA, is National Horse Protection Day. Which is somewhat ironic, because I woke up this morning to read yet another story about more of wild horses being rounded up and removed from their homes. The pictures were heartbreaking. The eyewitness accounts even more so.... Read more
A Spiritual Blessing for Charlie
Can or should animals receive reiju, the spiritual blessing ritual? Let me recount what happened recently and then you decide.
Charlie, a handsome white cat with bright jade eyes, came into my family’s life last summer. His owner, an aged German lady named Millicent, refused to be taken to the hospital by the town ambulance service unless she was given assurance that her cat would be taken care of. The managers of the service... Read more
Reiki Beyond the Chain Link
8 years have passed since I rescued my beloved dog, named Deeds, from the Tulsa Animal Shelter. Inspired by him, and the benefits of offering Reiki to shelter animals, this time I returned to teach my very first SARA Level I Reiki & Animal Reiki class.
It was the end of the second day of our class. Here I stood outside with my 7 students circled around me. This group of open and compassionate people included the Shelter Director... Read more
A Gift from Pete: Experiencing the Circle of Healing
In 2012, I twice had the honor of sharing Reiki with a sweet 10 year old Shetland pony named Pete. Through a beautiful two-way connection each time, Pete gave me a gift; he taught me the power of the “circle of healing” through Reiki.
Pete lives at a barn near Green Bay, WI, with a wonderful family, about 10 horses and a couple of mini horses, a place where he receives a lot of love and attention. Read more
Return to the Popcorn Zoo
Dear Bill,Again I want to thank you for an amazing day at Popcorn Zoo and especially for asking that we be allowed to go into the enclosures to see Princess the camel and the mountain lions!
I know you tried to be with us as much as possible, but I wanted you to get the “inside” story according to me!! Read more
Reiki Helps a Parrot
When an early morning request arrived with an urgent plea for Reiki for a parrot, I had no idea what an amazing journey was in store for me for the next several weeks. Even though the parrot would ultimately transition, Reiki would provide peace and comfort as well as a temporary rejuvenation for him. Read more
I recently had the pleasure of spending a weekend doing Reiki with rescued horses at BrightHaven Animal Rescue. Located in the Northern California town of Santa Rosa, BrightHaven is an amazing place, and I find myself wanting to tell everyone about it. Read more
A lovely, beautiful tanned coloured American Pit Bull had just been delivered to the shelter where I volunteered. She had been found wandering the streets, and the person who found her, delivered her to us. She was named Chloe and it was obvious “Chloe” had recently had pups Read more
Dresssed in my pyjamas and ready for a lazy day, I received a text from Sue, to say that Jimmy was going to be put to sleep and that she was waiting for the vet to come. I immediately threw on some clothes and raced over to Remus Horse Sanctuary. Read more
Harley, BrightHaven’s beautiful 800-lb. black and white pig, passed away on July 11, 2012. He will be so missed by everyone at BrightHaven, by me, and also by so many of my students. My sincere sympathy and love to Gail, Richard, Fray and all the BrightHaven family. Read more
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Reiki 3 & Animal Reiki Teacher Training: Shinpiden Master Teacher ClassAt the CARE Foundation in Apopka, FloridaThursday-Saturday, February 21, 22, 23, 2013Animal Reiki Training Courses at Remus Memorial Horse Sanctuary in Essex, England September 5-8, 2013
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