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Knowledge in Service to Animals

Research and publishing has been a cornerstone of Kerulos starting with director Gay Bradshaw’s discovery of Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in Elephants, which was later expanded to include the diagnosis of Complex PTSD in other species.

Online courses from KLI

Explore new and exciting offerings from The Kerulos Learning Institute (KLI). Offerings include workshops, courses, and mentoring experiences that bring us into resonance with Nature and support Animal self-determination.

Close up face shot of desert tortoise
The Tutortoise
A blog by Gay A. Bradshaw


We are now in the mountains and they are in us.

John Muir

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