• Beagle Freedom Project

    Who let the dogs out? The Beagle Freedom Project let the dogs out—out of their laboratory cages, that is. The TOS supports The Beagle Freedom Project, which rescues animals used for laboratory research.

    Faces of dogs in freedom project
  • Safe Haven Cat Shelter and Clinic

    The TOS helps support the Safe Haven Cat Shelter and Clinic in Raleigh, North Carolina. Safe Haven is a no-kill shelter that provides medical treatment and finds homes for homeless cats and kittens. You may know one of the volunteers at Safe Haven—our very own Betty Bland (far right).

  • Cleveland-Besant Lodge supports animal shelter.

    In Ohio, the Cleveland-Besant Lodge donated household goods to the Purr-fect Place thrift store whose sales support a local shelter, Valley Save-a-Pet.

    Cleveland Besant Lodge
  • TOS Animal Healing Network

    The TOS Animal Healing Network, founded and directed by Rozi Ulics, has gone global. Hundreds of animals have received healing energy from experienced meditators around the world. Click on “Animal Healing Network” under “What We Do” for more information.

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Are Animals Our Neighbors?

This booklet reflects on the basic principle of the major religions and ethical systems, summarized in “Love your neighbor as yourself,” and “Do unto others . . . .” This principle is probably more often broken than observed. It happens systematically because most cultures are stratified, and train their members to close down their hearts and imaginations to beings “beneath” them, “inferior” humans and especially nonhuman animals. They assume animals are our resources or property, not our neighbors. [node:read-more:link]

Helping the Dying (español)

La versión en español - 
'Ayudando al Moribundo'

Maria Rosa Martinez of the TOS in Argentina has kindly translated the booklet into Spanish. Maria Ester Larraza and Idarmis Rodriguez checked the translation. [node:read-more:link]


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