Rescuing a pet in need isn’t just a simple act of unconditional goodness towards another being. Why? Often we don’t realize this selfless act, while amazing and uplifting, will also put our own vulnerable heart in harm’s way. How? We may ache down to our bones as we learn more about what our new family member had to endure before we adopted them. We may know going in that medical bills will be high and life expectancy will be short. The joy and sorrow of pet rescue can seem inseparable. So why do we do it? What makes us so sure rescuing an animal is for us? Auggie Doggie the rescued bully’s story highlights what makes rescuing a dog, cat or other shelter pet such a powerful and even life-changing choice.
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Do You Have a Soul Animal?
What is a soul animal? How do you know if you have one? Is a soul animal the same as a spirit animal, totem animal, family pet? Soul animals have specific traits and characteristics to watch for. In this post, animal communicator Shannon Cutts with Animal Love Languages unpacks the mystique surrounding soul animals in our lives.