Kathleen Prasad has been a life-long animal lover and educator for over 15 years. She has a BA in History from U.C. Berkeley and a California teaching credential from Sacramento State University. She is the author of "Reiki for Dogs" and co-author of "Animal Reiki" and "The Animal Reiki handbook". She has designed curriculum and community projects for her students in animal kindness and encouraging volunteer work in animal shelters. Inspired by her experiences, she decided to dedicate her teaching career to Animal Reiki full time in 2002. Her work has been featured in "The Journal of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association, Animal Fair, The Whole Dog Journal, Dogs Naturally Magazine, Dog Fancy, Animal Wellness Magazine, Equine Wellness Magazine, and the Horse Talk Magazine"