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Soul Dog - Exploring the Spiritual Life of Animals with Elena Mannes

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Soul Dog - Exploring the Spiritual Life of Animals with Elena Mannes

Do you have a deep soul connection with your animal companion, knowing they're here to help guide you through life? Producer, director, and writer Elena Mannes, author of "Soul Dog: A Journey Into the Spiritual Life of Animals", tells Charly Kayle the story of her dog Brio, an old soul, who taught her about animal spirituality and the ability animals have to communicate with humans, even in the afterlife.

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On This Episode:

2:45 - Brio the soul dog

4:00 - Not a believer

7:15 - Animal communicators

7:45 - Energy healing

10:00 - Dogs are more like us than we imagine

12:45 - Trust your intuition

16:00 - Remaining connected even after death

19:00 - A long shot horse

23:00 Amazing gifts to be had

ElenaMannesBrio_336168938.jpgElena Mannes is an award-winning independent documentary writer/director/producer, whose honors include six Emmys, two Directors Guilds, a Peabody, and nine Cine Golden Eagle Awards. As a television journalist, she wrote, directed and produced series and documentaries for PBS, ABC, CBS and the Discovery Channel. Her new book is "Soul Dog: The Journey Into the Spiritual Life of Animals", available at She lives in NYC with her dog Bravo & cat Kismet.


About Charly Kayle:

A self-professed #crazycatlady and dedicated dog lover, Charly loves ALL animals and living creatures. After decades of hosting top-rated morning shows across the country, Charly was pulled onto the healing path as a Reiki practitioner for both animals and people, in-person and long-distance.

She lives by the ocean in San Francisco with her two dogs & three cats, who help her run Charly Kayle Reiki: Healing Energy For People & Paws. She also serves as Events Manager at Vin Debut, a wine bar in the West Portal area of San Francisco. She believes animals & wine combine the best of both worlds! And shouldn't we manifest the best?