As a Humane Educator, I use education to nurture compassion, kindness, empathy, and respect for all living beings in the web of life, along with the environment, and the compassionate treatment of people. I also help people understand that we are all interconnected and interrelated.
According to the Humane Education Coalition, “Humane education has been broadly defined as the use of education to nurture compassion and respect for living things.”
Animal behaviorists are people who love animals and study them to learn and understand animal behavior – why they do things and act in certain ways. They look at the animal’s environment and try to find what caused the behavior.
How Cathy Uses Humane Education to Help You
Losing an animal companion can create insidious emotions. In fact, grief can affect every aspect of your life. Here are some of the ways pet loss can affect you: