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Hello and welcome! I am Ruthy Doolittle, Animal Communicator and Transformational Energy Mentor. They may say never work with animals or children, but I work with both – and I love it!

Know your Dog

Know your Dog

Such a gentle soul, my ex-street dog is a total couch potato these days as he lives with arthritis and a damaged pelvis, he knows what he wants and these days his needs are pretty simple.  'Know your dog', became such a mantra with my boy, as I got...

Touch is reassuring for dogs

Touch is reassuring for dogs

Touch is reassuring for our rescue dogs, work out where yours like it best and work with that. Often you’ll find your rescue dog looking to you for visual reassurance, as dogs communicate primarily through body language, use yours to communicate...

How I got into Animal Communication

How I got into Animal Communication

This is my story on how I got into Animal Communication.  This is me and my cat, my familiar, Zanzi. She came to live with me early 2012, she was a rescue cat from a local grass-roots cat rescue and she had been kicked out after getting pregnant as...

Dirty Dog Feet and what to do

Dirty Dog Feet and what to do

Dogs need time to be dogs. This means, time off lead to explore, time to sniff “pee-mail”, socialise, rest, recuperate, eat, sleep and play and that often means mud! Rescue dogs may need additional support with some of these activities, especially...

Animal Communication for Rescue Dogs

Animal Communication for Rescue Dogs

Animal Communication for rescue dogs comes with extra challenges as we often know little to nothing about their background. They may never have lived in a home before, like Missy here who spent 4 years in a kennel. They may have experienced...

Ongoing training for your rescue dog

Ongoing training for your rescue dog

Ongoing training for your rescue dog is vital, as they missed out on key training when they were a puppy. It is really important to reinforce the messages that you are giving out to your rescue dog at all times. This can be as simple as testing...

What to do with the dogs when your family separates?

What to do with the dogs when your family separates?

So, when you have a family pet dog, they are part of the family, an integral part of daily life. Life doesn't always work out exactly as you planned and relationships can go wrong leading to the family splitting up. This is exactly what happened to...

Colloidal Silver: History, Benefits and Uses

Colloidal Silver: History, Benefits and Uses

If you haven't heard of Colloidal Silver before today, you are clearly missing out. It is Mother Nature's very own antibiotic, effective against all types of viruses, fungi and bacteria. It boosts our immune system and promotes healing. There is...

ENERGY HEALING

ENERGY HEALING

When you think about it what springs to mind for you?  Energy healing and healing energy come in many different forms. We are all made up of energy and while energy cannot be destroyed, it can be transmuted or transformed. Look at rain which falls...

Training a Rescue Dog

Training a Rescue Dog

Training a rescue dog is the second part of a small blog series following our journey and process of adopting a Bulgarian rescue dog, Buttercup. THE ISSUE: One of the triggers with training a rescue dog is their environment and other animals or...

Adopting a Bulgarian Rescue Dog

Adopting a Bulgarian Rescue Dog

The first in a small series of blog's following our journey and process of adopting a bulgarian rescue dog, the highs and the lows. We had been looking for a new dog friend for Marshall, after the lockdown it became really apparent that he was...

Natural Health and Wellbeing

Natural Health and Wellbeing

If you are wondering where to start with your animal's natural health then please don’t worry.  When I realised it was a ‘thing’ and I could totally change the approach I take with my own animals care, one change, one day at a time was enough and I...

Have you heard of Ho’oponopono?

Have you heard of Ho’oponopono?

The Hawaiin forgiveness prayer Have you heard of Ho'oponopono, the Hawaiin forgiveness prayer?  I studied it  during the cocooning early last year after being blown away by its power over the past couple of years in my work and daily practises. It...

7 Tips for Coping with Animal Bereavement

7 Tips for Coping with Animal Bereavement

When your animal crosses the rainbow bridge, it is a massive shock to the system, it hurts, and it is natural and normal to experience such a level of loss and pain. I have personally had to say goodbye to many beloved animals in my life, and while...

Ruthy Doolittle; Eternal Love for Trees

Ruthy Doolittle; Eternal Love for Trees

My eternal love for trees  I have always loved trees when I lived in Eire we were surrounded by pine forest and lived above the tree line for native trees so had wonderful views. I remember seeing red squirrels on the ridge into Lismore living in...

Our dog Marshall; Holistic Wellness

Holistic Wellness for Arthritis;  Marshall is my rescue dog and being an arthritic dog, needs a little more of a gentle approach to life. In his exuberance, expressing joy on the wet grass, he fell, of course on his arthritic hip with quite a wack....

Animal Memorial Pendants

Animal Memorial Pendants

Hey! I’m Bobs, creatrix of animal memorial pendants and a pixie sized bundle of love, born with an insane connection with animals. However, I grew up not quite realising it, because it was an everyday normal thing for me, but people would be and...

Winter Wellness

Winter Wellness

Let's talk about slowing down , hibernating and focusing on our own winter wellness. Take time to rest, to nurture yourself and recharge your batteries I know you have children, work full time and may even have relatives that you are looking after...

Ruthy Doolittle; My Animals

Ruthy Doolittle; My Animals

As an Animal Communicator, I get asked about my own animals so let me introduce you to some of mine. These are the current cats, living with my family. They are all rescue cats and they all talk! Zanzi arrived first in 2011 and Eddie is the latest...

The Horse with the Unknown Allergies

The Horse with the Unknown Allergies

The horse with the unknown allergies is a post all about herbs and how they were able to help a horse recover.  This is a testimony from the horses human about how natural wellness helped her horse. "I had Beth come out in the summer to look at my...