Dr. Linda Bender holds a doctorate degree in veterinary medicine, is a gifted healer, and spiritual teacher. She is an internationally renowned animal advocate, speaker, and author of the award winning Amazon best-seller Animal Wisdom: Learning from the Spiritual Lives of Animals. Her work has been endorsed by Dr. Jane Goodall, Dr. Rupert Sheldrake, Deepak Chopra, and many more.
During the fourteen years she spent living in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, her work included the rescue, rehabilitation, and protection of wildlife. This work deepened her passion to be a strong voice for the voiceless in the world. Her interest in spirituality led her to study many of the world’s wisdom and healing traditions. She is a certified teacher of meditation, Ayurveda and energy medicine.
She is the co-founder of From the Heart, a non-profit charity that directly serves animals and their habitats.