"The greatness of a nation, and its moral progress,
can be judged by the way its animals are treated."

-Mohandas Gandhi



Kelly Meister is a writer, public speaker, photographer, potter and animal activist. As a childhood sexual abuse survivor, Kelly draws on her personal experiences to talk about recovering from sexual abuse, and developing strategies for living with depression.

Based on her years of experience rescuing animals in need, and volunteering her time to animal welfare agencies, Kelly also acts as an advocate for their care and humane treatment. In addition, she enjoys speaking about how animals can help your healing process. Kelly is also available for jury consultation in animal cruelty cases.

If you would like to have Kelly speak to your group, conference or seminar, please contact her by email.



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Kelly Meister's book, Crazy Critter Lady, is a memoir that details her relationships with creatures great and small. From friendship with a gang of flightless abandoned ducks to dealing with Spanky the cat's low self-esteem, to life lessons taught by an aged horse, Kelly takes the reader on an emotional roller coaster ride as she explores the healing power of the animals around her.

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