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  • Marcy Santos

All About Dog Reiki

Many dog owners feel that they have a special connection with their dog. Does your connection with your dog ever feel almost spiritual in nature? If so, you may want to explore the world of dog Reiki. Reiki has been used in animal shelters to help work with anxious or upset dogs, and it has even been utilized to help with ailing pets. So, what is dog Reiki, anyway?

The Japanese Reiki technique can be a useful means of soothing and energizing your dog. Traditionally, Reiki is the practice of channeling energy into a subject, in this case, the subject being your dog. Energy is typically transferred into certain points on the dog’s body, including the throat, heart, or head.

Dog Reiki may not be a practical for everyone, and there are plenty of people who criticize it as a practice all together. However, for those who are interested in exploring the ritual, there are potential benefits for your dog. Some of the possible benefits include relieving tension, alleviating fears, lessening separation anxiety, and of course, giving you additional time to bond with your four-legged best friend!

If you are interested in trying dog Reiki, you can look up different techniques and try practicing with your pup today. Additionally, there are professionals available who will be happy to work with your dog. Reiki can be given at regularly scheduled periods, or on an as needed basis. Have you ever tried Reiki with your pooch? Let us know what you think!


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