Shelter Animal Reiki Association

Shelter Animal Reiki Association

World Animal Reiki Day Events

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United States

World Animal Reiki Day at the Oregon Zoo

Location: Cascade Grill at the Oregon Zoo, 4001 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland, OR 97221
Time: February 4th, 2018 10:00-1:00 PM
Contact: For more information on joining us, please call 805-748-8983, email Leah@ or email

We will be meeting at the Cascade Grill at the Oregon Zoo on February 4th at 10am. After a quick instruction on offering Reiki to animals and a meditation to set the space, we will be walking through the zoo to visit the animals, offer Reiki and give thanks to them for all they do for humans each day. Your hosts for World Animal Reiki Day are SARA Vice President Leah D’Ambrosio and SARA Teacher Victoria Kress.
No Reiki experience necessary to join and all ages are invited to celebrate with us!
The cost is just your admission to the zoo - $9.95!
World Animal Reiki Day was created by Kathleen Prasad and The Shelter Animal Reiki Association (SARA), to raise awareness around the
globe of the healing benefits of Reiki for animals as well as to honor all animals as our spiritual teachers. This day will be celebrated by practitioners all over the globe and we would love for you to join us for the official Portland, Oregon celebration!

Animals as Teachers and Healers: 5 Life Lessons We've Learned From the BrightHaven Animals

Location: Watch our special Facebook live event here!
Time: February 5, 2018 1:00-2:00 PM Pacific Time

BrightHaven is a world leader in using holistic care to heal senior and special needs animals. They're also a pioneer in the animal hospice movement. I'm honored to consider BrightHaven's co-founder and President, Gail Pope, as my mentor and dear friend for many years. If you've never heard her speak before you are in for a treat - I consider her one of the brightest healing lights for animals on this planet! 
In this special FB live event, we'll share inspiring animal stories as well as the 5 biggest lessons we've learned from BrightHaven animals over the years. Plus I'll lead a special Animal Reiki meditation so you can have a deep experience of connecting and healing with the animals you love! 

My Animal Reiki Circle at SPCA of Westchester

Location: 590 North State Rd. Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510
Time: February 5, 2018 5:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Contact: For more information please call (914) 941-2896 ext. 24 and if urgent email
Details: My Animal Reiki Circle at SPCA of Westchester is meeting Monday at 5:30 to celebrate World Animal Reiki Day! Anyone is welcome to join!


Animal Reiki Share with "The Village Feline Ferals"

Location: 4763 N. 124th St, Butler WI
Time: February 5, 2018 3:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Contact: For more information on joining us for distant sessions, please call 519-865-1979, or email


SARA Member Virginia from Soul Paws will be joining volunteers from "The Village Feline Ferals" and offering an Animal Reiki share to the cats that reside in the colony.  In 2017, Carolyn Whitfield and Avril McVicar were proactive in trying to find a solution for a group of cats that were populating their mobile park.  In collaboration with Feline Friends Network in Stratford (a TNR initiative), the colony of cats were trapped, vaccinated, and released to their improved outdoor homes. 
Soul Paws will also offering complimentary distant sessions for any individual and their pet who would like to participate. Please email Virginia a picture of your pet, their name and any health concerns. Even if they are in perfect health they can benefit!

World Animal Reiki Day at Free Spirit Crystals

Location: 4763 N. 124th St, Butler WI
Time: February 5, 2018 6:30-8:30pm

Help Celebrate World Animal Reiki Day!

World Animal Reiki Day was created to raise awareness around the globe of the healing benefits of Reiki for animals as well as honor all animals as our spiritual teachers.

Come help us celebrate at Free Spirit Crystals during this special FREE event!

An Introduction to Animal Reiki workshop will be offered, along with snacks and a raffle.  Donations will be accepted for Creating Pathways Farm--an agency offering equine assisted psychotherapy, camps for kids at risk, personal growth and development, and trauma work including veterans.

Participation in a short meditation and Reiki share will be encouraged. Please be aware: small dogs will be available for Animal Reiki practice during the event, please do not bring your own pets.

Your Teacher:  SARA Member Tiffany Kneeland

To sign up:  Space is limited: sign up today! Pre-registration is required.

For more information or to sign up CONTACT:  Tiffany Kneeland at 262-506-4960 or  Also see Tiffany’s website:

World Animal Reiki Day at Duchess Sanctuary

Location: 1515 Shady Oaks Ln, Oakland, Oregon 97462
Time: February 5, 2018 at 11:00-3:00 PM
Contact: Please RSVP or contact (Jean Nesta-Berry) or 541-221-3361 with questions.

World Animal Reiki Day provides a global opportunity to both raise awareness about the healing benefits of Animal Reiki and honor animals. This is a Shelter Animal Reiki Association (SARA) event and the mission of SARA is to bring the healing benefits of Reiki meditation to rescued animals and their caregivers. 

We’ll meet at Duchess at 11:00 and start the day with a meditation, then spend time offering Reiki to the horses and if people are interested we’ll have a “Reiki share”.

There will also be an opportunity to watch Kathleen Prasad from Animal Reiki Source in a live Facebook special event.

This event is open to all Reiki practitioners of any lineage. You do not have to have experience working with animals. 


Distant Healing for SARA Shelter "Tiger By The Tail"

Location: Online
Time: February 5 - February 12th, 2018 9:00 PM (GMT+1)
Contact: For more information contact Joanna at

Celebrate World Animal Reiki day with SARA Teacher Joanna Amicucci who will be offering a week of distant healing sessions for our new SARA shelter Tiger by the Tail in Oman. The event starts Starting 5 February 2018 at 21:00 hours (GMT +1) and ends on 12 February 2018.

You can read their story in Italian here  – it’s short but very intense.  You can also read an article in English about them here, and this is their Facebook page.

Who wants to join and make these people feel that they're not alone and that they're carrying out a really marvelous task?

Feel free to reach out to Joanna to find out more information: