What the Animals Taught Me: Stories of Love and Healing from a Farm Animal Sanctuary

What the Animals Taught Me: Stories of Love and Healing from a Farm Animal Sanctuary

Stephanie Marohn

What the Animals Taught Me is a set of news approximately rescued livestock in a protect in Sonoma County, California, and what those animals can train us. each one tale illuminates how animals might help us see and embody others as they honestly are and reconnect us with the normal world.

Wishing to flee the city rat race, freelance author and editor Stephanie Marohn moved to rural northern California in 1993. existence used to be candy. She used to be a hectic freelancer. In go back for lowered lease, she fed and cared for 2 horses and a donkey. Her existence was once complete.

And then, extra cattle began to appear: a miniature white horse, a donkey, sheep, chickens, by means of deer and different natural world. each wanted sanctuary both from abuse, actual harm, or overlook. Marohn took each one animal in and steadily became her 10-acre unfold into an animal sanctuary.

Each bankruptcy of What the Animals Taught Me makes a speciality of the tale of a specific animal that grew to become a part of Marohn's lifestyles. She stocks what she discovered from the sheep she rescued from an animal collector, the abused donkey she helped nurse again to future health, and so on to remind us that animals have a lot to coach us approximately love, compassion, belief, and such a lot of of the traits we so usually attempt to domesticate in ourselves.

A deeply inspiring assortment, What the Animals Taught Me awakens our hearts and reminds us that our greatest lifestyles lecturers occasionally come lined in fur.

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