Woman sits next to a coyote in a grassy field

Penelope Smith is a revered founding pioneer in the field of interspecies telepathic communication since the 1970s. Her visionary work has been featured in newspaper and magazine articles, in numerous books, and on radio and television. Her training program has guided the unfolding of generations of professional animal communicators. She wrote the popular classic books Animal Talk, When Animals Speak, and Animals in Spirit. Penelope believes that everyone is born with the power to communicate with other species, and that although that is long lost for many of us, it can be regained---for the benefit of all beings on earth. For more information, visit animaltalk.net. In this conversation,...

Coyote on snow-covered log
13 August 2016


Bought from a fur farm, Pimpernel nearly died as an infant from a rare genetic disorder. The intense care needed created a life-long bond, and combined with an outsized personality, she became an unrivaled coyote ambassador.   [gallery size="full" ids="1498,1499,1500,1501,2473"]

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Profile of a coyote at night
13 August 2016


The opposite of Pimpernel, delicate, shy, sensitive Faerytale the coyote showed the widely various individuality of coyotes. Somehow traumatized before we got her, she showed immense courage in facing her fears.   [gallery size="full" ids="1395,1396,1397,3399,3402,3403,3404,3415,3416,3417"]

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Close up of coyote's face
13 August 2016


Arriving in a traumatized state with his sister Faerytale, we thought Skitter the coyote wouldn’t make it. But Pimpernel the coyote ordered him to live, and he did.   [gallery size="full" ids="1959,1960"]

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Close shot of a coyote standing in tall grass
13 August 2016


Rescued from a golf course den, Willow was a brilliant, mischievous coyote who knew how to maneuver her mate to get her own way.   [gallery size="full" ids="1511,1512,1513,1514,1515,1517"]

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