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How to Heal Yourself & Others While You Sleep

By Monica Wilcox Hello, my name is Monica and I’m a chronic dreamer.  Progressive, repetitive, prophetic, lucid, healing: I do them all. Many mornings I wake up exhausted because I spent all night pa…


How Our Addiction to Oil is Killing Dolphins

Dolphins are being killed in mass quantities in Peru, and this time the culprit isn't the Japanese taste dolphin meat... it's our collective hunger for oil. Since the beginning of the summer, nearl…


Am I a Bad Person if I Eat Animals?

"If you want to progress on a spiritual path, you must challenge your actions—including what you eat—as to whether they are authentic expressions of the love and spirit within you."  John Robbins I…


Donors Surprise Strangers by Paying Off Layaway

At Kmart stores across the country, Santa seems to be getting some help: Anonymous donors are paying off strangers' layaway accounts. US News Video by NewsLook var nl_rand = "nKhBc0BgmCeg9oc…


Animals, Heart, and Self

by Michael Watson, Contributor to Animals & Pets on The equinox has passed and the weather, at home, and here at the Atlantic shore, has turned decidedly autumnal. Day aft…


Confessions of a New Vegetarian

Happy Anniversary to me! Today marks the second month of being meat-free. Sadly, this has not been an easy road. I've grown up eating meat and have been socially conditioned to feel it is the "entree…


3 Stories of Dolphin Saviors

In June 1971, Yvonne Vladislavich was sailing on a yacht in the middle of the Indian Ocean when suddenly the craft exploded. She was thrown clear but the vessel sank and she was left completely strand…


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If the authors had been diagnosed with a serious chronic illness, they wouldn't be spluttering this …

Another article bashing purebreds and making it seems like shelters dogs are better. Well yes you w…