Rose De Dan offers Reiki to 21 year-old cat Viggo, Photo: Annie Marie Musselman
What is Reiki? Wait, before you sigh and move your attention elsewhere since I know it is a question that a multitude of Reiki Masters have tackled many times (myself included)—but I’ve decided to try a different approach.
The standard answer I usually …Continue reading
This post was originally written in 2009 and appeared on my old website as the second of three articles. It feels like the time is right to publish them again.
In Part 1 of this series I experienced a strong connection with an old wolf at the Woodland Park Zoo. It felt like there was something he …Continue reading
On March 11, 2016 SeaWorld announced that Orca Ambassador Tilikum was dying. The focus of documentary film Blackfish, Tilikum’s story helped raise awareness around the world about the plight of orcas in captivity.
Most Zoo Animal Ambassadors are well cared for and happy to be ambassadors for their species. And they are delighted when they find someone …Continue reading
Last week I had the honor of being interviewed as an animal expert by Dr. Cara Gubbins. The topic was Animals As Spiritual Beings, and of course I knew that I was going to be telling stories!
When I have an interview scheduled I sit down with my guides and ask: Which are the stories most needed …Continue reading
The past few months have been very challenging due to a major overhaul of the foundation and cellar of the duplex that I call home.
Routinely mountains of excavated dirt appear in my view and vanish days later with the help of a small Bobcat (and I don’t mean the wild furry kind that I prefer).
Plywood forms …Continue reading
Animals love Reiki energy healing—just how much is clearly expressed in this true story about a horse named Picasso. …Continue reading
Gorgeous “Mama Squish” was rescued by Genevieve G. Animal Advocacy (along with her daughter, Dot). Currently her job description is as the store cat for Next to Nature in West Seattle.
Last week I was in the store to purchase some much needed supplies for my own cats. I said “hi” to Squish in passing, but as …Continue reading
I am passionate about Reiki and its benefits for people and animals, and I love sharing my passion with others. Which is why I am offering a NO COST audio for anyone who wants to know what Reiki is all about, or for those who would like to be more inspired in their Reiki practice.
Perhaps you’ve …Continue reading
I first met Cassandra when she contacted me about the possibility of taking my Reiki classes. She had taken Reiki training in the past, but wanted a teacher who offered personal mentoring as well as a community. I am glad she chose me, as it has been a pleasure to hear her stories about the benefits …Continue reading
In dying, as in living, orca Tilikum is a powerful Ambassador for all species. …Continue reading
Since 2010 I have held A Walk on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the Wild at Earthfire Institute. Each year my group and I greet old animal friends and make new ones.
In past years, coyote Shaman (who walks on three legs due to an injury to his right leg when he was young) has …Continue reading
As you all know by now, I love Reiki, and I am passionate about teaching and sharing its benefits with others.
For many years I have celebrated my birthday by teaching a Reiki class because it always felt good to do so.
This year I was scheduled to begin teaching a Reiki 1 teleclass that week, …Continue reading
The Reiki/shamanic elves at Wild Reiki and Shamanic Healing have the perfect spiritual gifts for you, a loved one or friend.
Created so you can record your holy wow! experiences in greater detail, these journals are also great for special times and events: journeys, loss of a loved one, fire ceremonies, tracking change and transformation, harmony …Continue reading
My new video about my cat Cougar and our healing journey together gets an unexpected pawsitive response from my cat clients. …Continue reading
What was it like to meet the Whale Teachers in shamanic ceremony? imagine watching a National Geographic documentary narrated by the Orcas while you are completely surrounded by deeply loving spiritual energy… …Continue reading
This morning as I was working at my computer I heard a muffled bang.
Turning I saw that a junco had hit the glass storm door, and was lying on my doorstep. She had one wing half outstretched and I feared that it might be broken. I sensed that she was very dazed from the impact, and made the decision to offer her Reiki energy healing from a distance rather than going out and picking her up. …Continue reading
It is always a delight to teach Reiki, and the best perk is all the great stories that my students share about their experiences. This story features Tank the cat and his person, Jan. …Continue reading
On October 12, I offered a Reiki demonstration for animals at Mud Bay in West Seattle. I had a wonderful time with all the people and their dog and cat companions. The energy was flowing, and all the animals went from nervous (or highly energized in the case of two puppies) to calm and relaxed. It is hard to pick a favorite since they were all such good Reiki recipients. …Continue reading
Rose De Dan offers Reiki to American Eskimo dog Q-tip, Photo: Rhonda Hanley
Animals love Reiki! And I’m offering another free Reiki for animals energy healing demonstration.
When: October 26, 3:00-4:00 p.m.
Where: Mud Bay – Admiral District, 2611 California Ave SW, West Seattle. Click here for directions.
Bring your animal companion, and experience support for body/mind/spirit. (For everyone’s …Continue reading
Buford the Goat relaxes on Harley’s Hip during Reiki, ©2014 Rose De Dan
Last month I taught Reiki 2 class at Pasado’s Safe Haven, and everyone had a great time (both people and animals). It is challenging to try to convey what happens when we visit (even photos don’t tell the whole story), but I will …Continue reading