Animal Messages

Interview with
Rose De Dan,
Lilou's Juicy Living Tour

The Pachamama Stakes: Race for the Earth

Tales from A Walk on the Wild Side and Windwalker's Message

What is Reiki? Audio

Reiki Master Rose De Dan answers your questions about Reiki benefits for animals & people.

Two Dogs

A story of animal communication and compassion

Connections

Quotes

Hokh! Mitakuye oyasin, maka sitomni, hecitu welo! (We are related to all things, all things on earth, it is indeed so!) — Lakota prayer

The Buffalo Blanket Blessing, Part 1

Rose De Dan offers Buffalo Blanket at West Yellowstone National Park, Oct. 7, 2013 Photo: ©Debbie Noyes

Rose De Dan offers Buffalo Blanket at West Yellowstone, ©Debbie Noyes

When I first became involved in the practice of shamanism little did I know that one day I would become a blanket carrier for the Buffalo People, nor that doing so would involve travels closely approximating pilgrimages.

On September 29, 2013 sometimes-assistant and friend Debbie Noyes …Continue reading

Video, The Pachamama Stakes: Race for the Earth

Windwalker and Jean Simpson ©Earthfire Institute

Ever wondered how the animals feel about the environmental challenges our modern world is facing and what solutions they might offer for climate change?

The Pachamama Stakes: Race for the Earth was inspired by a shamanic vision and messages from wild and domestic animals. It is their intention to offer us hope, inspiration, and a call to action. Enjoy, and please share their message with others. …Continue reading

Smart Phone App Saves Rainforest, Orangutans, Tigers and Elephants

Orangutan Gaze ©2013 Rose De Dan www.reikishamanic.com

Orangutan Gaze, ©2013 Rose De Dan

Lend a Hand to an Orangutan
by Guest Blogger Debbie Noyes

The other day I was in the check-out line at the grocery store. The clerk held up the new Truffle Pig candy bar that I had purchased and asked me how I liked it. I told her of course I …Continue reading

Video: Wild Fledgling Raven asks Humans for Help

On June 23, 2013 a young raven sat on the fence of Gertie Cleary’s Novia Scotia farm and yelled for help for an hour. He made such a fuss that the family finally went to see why and discovered that he had four porcupine quills stuck in him, three in his face and one in his …Continue reading

Why I bring people to the Zoo

Harbor Seal Sweetness, Point Defiance Zoo ©Rose De Dan 2012

After announcing one of my events/classes that bring people to the zoo for spiritual encounters with animals I received an email response from one of my readers. She wanted to know why an animal lover such as myself would bring groups to a zoo. And I …Continue reading

Evening Walk on the Wild Side at Woodland Park Zoo Aug. 10

Animal Ambassador and Teacher Alpha Wolf Doba at Woodland Park Zoo ©Rose De Dan 2013

For many years I have been answering the call of the zoo Animal Ambassadors (see Why I bring people to the zoo). The annual event A Walk on the Wild Side at the Woodland Park Zoo has been an important part …Continue reading

Animal Healing Prayers for the 4th: It’s Their Neighborhood, Too

Gracie the Cat Makes Her Rounds ©2007 Rose De Dan www.reikishamanic.com

Gracie the Cat Makes Her Rounds ©2007 Rose De Dan

It’s been a few years since I first wrote It’s Their Neighborhood, Too on behalf of neighbor cat Gracie, but its message is timeless. Please take a moment during this holiday to read and share this post with others.

And there is one more simple step that …Continue reading

Presentation and Animal Blessing at Wellness Clinic June 1-2

The annual Wellness Clinic at Serenity Equine Rescue in Maple Valley, WA is scheduled for this Saturday and Sunday, June 1-2.

The Clinic offers attendees the opportunity to learn from some of the Northwest’s best alternative medicine practitioners, and I am honored to announce that I have been asked to make at presentation from 1:00-2:30 p.m. …Continue reading

Who’s Coming to Dinner?

I was peacefully weeding my garden when I noticed a shift in the energy. Looking up I spied a raccoon attempting to nonchalantly stroll down the sidewalk. I ducked into the house for my camera and when I returned the ‘coon ducked into the shrubbery. …Continue reading

Answer the Call of the Wild Animals and Save

“Lots of people talk to animals,” said Pooh.
“Maybe, but…”
Not very many listen, though,” he said.
“That’s the problem,” he added.

—from The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff

The Wild Animal Teachers are reaching out to us with a call to action to save our Mother Earth and a personal message in Listening to Wild Animal Voices.

“A very beautiful, …Continue reading

Healing Animal Voices

A Walk on the Wild Side attendee Charolette is greeted by timber wolf Cucumber at Earthfire Institute ©2011 www.reikishamanic.com

I had a huge epiphany about one hour before co-hosting Listening to Animal Voices with Susan Eirich of Earthfire Institute. It was a moment of intense emotion, a combination of awe, gratitude, and a little bit of …Continue reading

Listening to Animal Voices Worldwide Seminar

If you dream of deepening your relationship with wild animals…on April 4, 2013 join Susan B. Eirich, Ph.D., Eco-psychologist and Founder of Earthfire Institute Wildlife Sanctuary and Retreat Center, Rose De Dan, Shaman, Wild Reiki and Shamanic Healing, and the Animal Ambassadors in a groundbreaking undertaking that blends the world of science, storytelling, the voices of the animals and the ancient healing energy of a shamanic journey. …Continue reading

Early Bird Savings End Jan. 31 for A Walk on the Wild Side and Animals As Healers and Teachers

January 31, 2013 is the Last Day to Save on Early Registration for
A Walk on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the Wild 2013
and
Animals As Healers and Teachers at Silk Purse Farm

Don’t delay, act now to take advantage of savings on two unique and powerful events!

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A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE: ANSWERING …Continue reading

Bread Ball and Musical Pumpkins

A busy sunny morning in the yard outside.

First the pigeons, a squirrel and the crows gathered in the front yard for a rousing game of chase the bread ball, avidly watched by indoor cats Cougar and Sand.

And in the back yard, four squirrels played musical pumpkins while enjoying a feast of seeds.

Enjoy the show!

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Breakfast at the Wild Rose Café

Breakfast: Kiya and Crow Friends ©Rose De Dan 2012

Since I live with animal companions I have a somewhat regular morning routine.

It begins with my opening my front door so that we can enjoy some extra light through the storm door, and so my cats can see the world—human and animal—cruise by.

Accompanied by hungry cats who …Continue reading

Our Animals: Our Healers PNW Authors and Animal Experts Nov. 18

What messages do the animals have for us?

How can they help us heal?

Join a panel of local animal experts/authors Nov. 18 as we explore the universal connection that exists between humans and animals, and how we are here to help heal each other and help each other evolve. And after the panel discussion the authors …Continue reading

Journey for the Little White Buffalo Calf’s Name

Susan Eirich, founder of Earthfire Institute, and I decided that the journey that we had shared needed to be told by both of us, together. Here are our stories of the search for a name for the Little White Buffalo Calf.

Wisdom of the Bison Elders
Have the Softness, Yet Be the Strength

by Rose De Dan, …Continue reading

Evening Walk on the Wild Side at the Zoo

Answering the Call of the Wild ©Rose De Dan 2011

Many years ago I answered a call from the zoo animals. They asked me to gather the people and bring them, so that we could work together on reconnecting people and animals.

Evening Walk on the Wild Side at the Woodland Park Zoo was one of the …Continue reading

Journey of a Goddess

This month my very good friend Debbie Noyes received the startling and unexpected news that she had an aggressive form of breast cancer.

Since then Debbie has been sharing her journey and experiences on her Facebook page and with fellow attendees of the upcoming and third A Walk on the Wild Side: Answering the Call of the …Continue reading

Adventures of Flat Stanley

Flat Stanley and "Hendrix" by artist Brant Albinosa

I have a nephew who is six-going-on-seven and a niece who is four-going-on-five who have not been to visit me since I live so far away. (My sister Claudine has not yet been brave enough to try spending 6 hours on a plane with them.)

Through the wonders of …Continue reading

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