2011 Bio – Mary J. Getten
Mary began studying animal communication in 1988 (23 years ago) with Penelope Smith and since that time has completed numerous courses with a variety of teachers. In 1996, she opened an animal consulting practice. Her thriving practice offers telepathic communication, flower essences, and various other problem-solving techniques to clients around the world.
Mary also teaches How to Communicate with Animals, Flower Essences for Animals, Animal Death and Spirituality, and Reconnecting with Nature workshops. She has been a presenter at the Fairy and Human Relations Congress 10 years.
Mary has worked with marine mammals for 25 years. During the 80’s she worked at The Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito, California, where she rescued, rehabilitated and released a variety of seals, sea lions and small cetaceans. In 1990, Mary moved to the San Juan Islands in Washington and became part of the research department of The Whale Museum, participating in numerous research projects. She was a coordinator of the San Juan County Marine Mammal Stranding Network for close to a decade, and served at Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center for ten years as a volunteer, board member, bookkeeper, and even as Executive Director. She was also a coordinator of wildlife rescue for the Islands Oil Spill Association. In addition, Mary is a marine naturalist and led whale and wildlife trips in the San Juans for ten years.
Mary has taken people around the world to meet with whales and dolphins for two decades:
Orcas in the San Juan Islands – 10 years
Gray Whales in San Ignacio Lagoon, Baja Mexico, - 5 years
Humpbacks in Maui – 1 year
Humpbacks in Tonga – 1 year
Wild Dolphins in Bimini – 3 years
The Orca Pocket Guide (1996)
Communicating with Orcas; The Whales’ Perspective (2002) Nautilus Award winner
Professional telepathic animal communicator since 1996 (16 years)
Teaching animal communication workshops (13 years)
Flower Essence practitioner (14 years)
Marine Mammal Rehabilitation (10 years)
Coordinator of San Juan County Marine Mammal Stranding Network (10 years)
Fairy and Human Relations Congress presenter (10 years)
Leading trips to meet with whales and dolphins (20 years)
Author of The Orca Pocket Guide, and Communicating with Orcas; The Whales’ Perspective
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