Take Heart!
From Christian Vegetarian Association (CVA)

Animals are Teachers

Arianna Huffington, President and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post Media Group, and author of the forthcoming book, Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder reminds us of the amazing teachers animals are if we care to watch them closely. In fact, sharing our lives with animals has proven to very beneficial, especially at the emotional level.

She shares, "Animals help us be better humans. Quite often, they show us how to be our best selves. Always in the moment, sticking their noses into everything (literally), they see a world that we take for granted, one we're usually just hurriedly passing through on our way to lives we never quite reach."

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