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Have you prepared your pet for summer?

Are you a pet parent planning for a vacation? With the summer season upon us, it can be beneficial when you discuss your summer plans or other changes in daily routines with your pet.  Sharing any upcoming changes gives your pet the chance to prepare and weigh in on any needs and wishes they may have which can lead to a calmer and more peaceful experience for everyone. Clients like to call me before they go on vacation because they feel it's essential to keep their animal family in the "loop" when planning for their care while away. Animals depend on their day-to-day rituals to help them feel safe, secure and loved. Even minor changes can be stressful and anxiety-producing leading to physical and emotional issues. The good news is talking with your pet during your vacation planning process can make a huge difference in how your pet responds to the upcoming changes in their daily routines.   An animal communication session allows you to ask your animal family if they

Dolphins Visit My Hometown in Connecticut

As I meditated at Compo Beach, I sensed the presence of dolphins. To my surprise and delight, a pod of dolphins were swimming in a lagoon, not far from where I was sitting. Photo by Gina Oliveira Beranek During a recent warm late winter's day, Yogi Bear and I headed off to the beach to share a walking meditation. We love walking together along Long Island Sound, feeling our hearts connected as one and communing with Mother Nature.  After our walk, we sat down on a bench that faced westward towards Saugatuck Island, a residential enclave with small lagoons. As I sat there with an open heart, I began receiving a vivid sense of dolphins. I immediately recognized their loving and joyous energy since I've communicated with dolphins for over 25 years. Plus, I have swam with numerous pods of Spinner Dolphins in Hawaii. I feel a deep connection with dolphins as they have been an integral part of my spiritual journey. I enjoyed visualizing a pod of dolphins appearing before me as their