Crystals and their meanings H-Z

Would you like to know more about the different types of crystals and their healing abilities? Unsure which crystal your pet needs. Below is a list of all the current crystals that we have, and what they can be used for. Take a few deep breaths, open up your intuition and see which crystal resonates the most with you.

PLEASE NOTE: CRYSTALS AND THEIR HEALING QUALITIES ARE NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR PROPER VETERINARY CARE

HEMATITE
Grounding & Balance

Hematite is a grounding and protective stone that energises and revitalises the physical body. It promotes optimism, determination, courage, self-esteem and willpower. Hematite harmonises the mind, body and spirit, helping to dissolve negativity. A "stone for the mind", Hematite stimulates concentration and focus and enhances memory.

Healing qualities: Aids in circulatory problems and blood conditions such as anaemia. It supports the kidneys in cleansing the blood and regenerates tissue. Assists in the absorption of iron and the formation of red blood cells. It grounds, calms and soothes animals, and helps to maintain emotional boundaries.

Indications for use: Animals that suffer from anaemia or other blood-related issues. Can be used for bleeding wounds or other blood disorders. Animals that suffer from kidney problems, or circulatory issues. Useful for animals that are not performing well in training or sports. Is also useful to use in group panic or hysteria situations, especially with herd animals.

HOWLITE
Calming & Releasing

Howlite is an extremely calming stone and is useful as an aid to insomnia, especially when caused by an overactive mind. Can also be used to help absorb anger or rage that an animal may hold inside.

Healing qualities: Calms emotion, helps to release past emotion or cruelty and can lessen aggressive tendencies. Howlite is a great mood stabiliser. It also balances calcium levels in the body, aids in teeth, bones and soft tissue growth and health. Good for the endocrine and circulatory systems. And helps animals get a more restful night sleep.

Indications of use: Animals that have bone-related conditions and disease. Rescue animals or any animal that is suffering from stress, anxiety, trauma, or aggression. Can be helpful for our elderly animals that are not getting a restful night sleep.

LABRADORITE
Strength & Protection

A stone of transformation, Labradorite is a useful companion through change, imparting strength and perseverance. It balances and protects the aura, raises consciousness and grounds spiritual energies. Labradorite is a stone of magic, curiosity and protection.

Healing qualities: Labradorite treats disorders of the eyes and brain, stimulates mental acuity, and relieves anxiety and stress. It regulates metabolism, balances hormones and relieves tension for females in season. Labradorite treats colds, rheumatism, lowers blood pressure, and aids in digestion.

Indications for use: Great for animals that have developed bad habits or are mentally not doing well with training. Any eye or brain disorders that an animal may be suffering from. Issues with digestion, low blood pressure, joint issues or animals that are suffering from a cold.

LAPIS LAZULI
Expression & Healing

A stone of protection, Lapis Lazuli quickly releases stress, bringing a deep sense of peace and harmony. Can be used to help bond a relationship between an animal and their carer.

Healing qualities: Flushes toxins from the body and mind. Aids in the assimilation of vitamins and minerals. Strengthens meridians and enhances the flow of energy through the body. Lapis Lazuli boosts the immune system, purifies blood, lowers blood pressure, cools and soothes areas of inflammation. It can alleviate insomnia and help to overcome depression. Lapis Lazuli benefits the respiratory, nervous system, throat, vocal cords, thyroid, bone marrow, thymus, and cleanses organs

Indications of use: Animals that are depressed and have low energy. Poor dietary assimilation, post-traumatic pain, respiratory problems and toxicity. Can be useful for animals that are suffering from inflammation or a compromised immune system.

MALACHITE
Transformation & Protection

Malachite amplifies both positive and negative energy. It is also an important protection stone by absorbing negative energies and pollutants, picking them up from the atmosphere and the body. Also, guards against radiation and clears electromagnetic pollution.

Healing qualities: Malachite can break unwanted and compulsive patterns of behaviour. It facilitates deep emotional healing, by releasing negative experiences and old traumas, bringing suppressed feelings to the surface to be released. Can correct left and right brain imbalances. Eases pain and stiffness, especially with arthritis. It grounds, balances and protects against background radiation and allergens. It stimulates and boosts the immune and nervous systems. Malachite is a powerful stone and one that needs to be handled with caution.

Indications of use: Animals that suffer from allergens, arthritis, epilepsy, and travel sickness. Behaviour that has become obsessive and compulsive. Rescue animals or any animal that has suffered from emotional trauma.

MOONSTONE
Divine Feminine & New Beginnings

Moonstone is a stone of "New Beginnings" and as the name suggests, has a strong affinity to the moon. It soothes emotional instability and stress, and stabilises the emotions, providing calmness.

Healing qualities: It helps the digestive and reproductive systems, assimilates nutrients, eliminates toxins and fluid retention, and alleviates degenerative conditions of the skin, hair, eyes, and fleshy organs such as the liver and pancreas. Helps mother/ offspring bonding, soothes and relaxes during the birthing process. Resonates with all-female qualities. Moonstone provides deep emotional healing and heals disorders of the upper digestive tract that are related to emotional stress.

Indications for use: "Difficult" mothers, hormonal problems in females and stressful births. Digestive problems or animals that suffer from degenerative problems. Useful for animals that suffer from mood swings, nervousness, or have suffered from emotional trauma. Can also be used on orphaned youngsters.

PERIDOT
Calm & Vitality

This stone is a powerful cleanser, by releasing and neutralising toxins on all levels. It also releases jealousy, resentment, spite and anger. Peridot releases negative patterns and old vibrations so that new frequencies can be accessed.

Healing qualities: Peridot strengthens the immune system, metabolism and benefits the skin. It aids disorders of the heart, thymus, lungs, gallbladder, spleen and intestinal tract. Treats ulcers and strengthens eyes. It acts as a powerful cleanser of toxins, enhances energy and vitality and can provide support during pregnancy and also with newborns.

Indications of use: Animals that are suffering from jealousy or anger. When there is a change in their social group that brings on disharmony. Animals that are in unnatural environments or have long periods indoors. Fading puppy syndrome or animals with a weak lifeforce.

RHODONITE
Acceptance & Nurturing

Rhodonite is a stone of compassion, an emotional balancer that clears away emotional wounds and scars from the past, and that nurtures love. Can be used in a 1st aid situation for healing shock and panic. Rhodonite aids in cases of emotional self-destruction, codependency and abuse by encouraging unselfish self-love and forgiveness.

Healing qualities: Is an excellent wound healer and also relieves insect bites. It can also reduce scarring and inflammation of joints. Can beneficially affect bone growth, as well as treating stomach ulcers, fertility issues and auto-immune diseases.

Indications for use: Useful for animals that are experiencing poor healing from a wound or from post-surgery recovery. For animals where their wounds will produce a scar, this crystal can help reduce scarring. Animals in a 1st aid situation. Arthritis or inflammation in joints. Rescue animals that need more compassion and love in their lives.

ROSE QUARTZ
Love & Compassion

Rose Quartz is the stone of unconditional love and infinite peace. It is the most important crystal for the heart. It purifies and opens the heart at all levels, and brings deep inner healing and self-love. It is calming, reassuring, and excellent for use in trauma and crisis.

Healing qualities: Dissipates fear and stimulates confidence and love. Is a great healer of past abuse and can release pent-up hatred and resentment. Strengthens and balances the physical heart and circulatory system, and releases impurities from body fluids. It hastens recovery, reduces high blood pressure, aids chest and lung problems, heals the kidneys and adrenals, and alleviates vertigo.

Indications for use: Animals that have suffered greatly from past abuse. Fearful animals or ones that are overly aggressive. Animals that view all humans as being bad. Is useful for heart or circulatory conditions, and animals that suffer from muscular tension and rigidity.

RUBY ZOISITE
Healing & Love

Benefits include balancing energy, releasing suppressed anger, and regulating emotions. Has a vibrant energy that will enhance the energetic and neural connections between your brain and your heart.

Healing qualities: Can heal past hurts and old emotional wounds. Boosts interest in life and eases motion sickness. Boosts the immune system, improves blood circulation, and stimulates the metabolism. Aids in detoxification and can assist in reproduction.

Indications of use: Animals that show a lack of interest in life or have had recent surgery or an illness and are not recovery or healing properly. Rescue animals from a bad background. Animals that are overweight or underweight, that suffer from stagnant energy or are convalescent.

SHUNGITE
Grounding & Protective

Shungite is a rare black stone made of up to 99% carbon. It's mainly found in Shunga, a village in Karelia, Russia. Also consists of nearly all the minerals on the periodic table. Using Shungite has multiple effects on the body, including activation of all 7 main chakras. It's used to detoxify the body and rid the mind of negativity and is a must-have for people with difficult and uncontrollable emotions.

Healing qualities: A protective stone that counteracts the harmful effects of EMFs and radiation from electronic devices. Cleanses and reinvigorates by removing all toxins from the body. Also reduces inflammation and pain in the body. Shungite is a powerful stone and needs to be handled with care.

Indications for use: Animals that live in unnatural environments and that includes our domestic pets. Toxic effects from medication or other factors. Animals that are suffering from inflammation and pain throughout their body.

SMOKEY QUARTZ
Calming & Healing

Smokey Quartz dissipates blocked energy and negativity, by providing a mildly sedative effect and relaxation. Is one of the most efficient grounding and anchoring stones. It gently neutralises negative vibrations and is detoxifying on all levels, prompting elimination of the digestive system and protecting against radiation and electromagnetic smog. Smokey Quartz disperses fear, lifts depression and negativity. It brings emotional calmness, relieving stress and anxiety.

Healing qualities: Can ground, calm and sedate an animal that is having a hard time emotionally. Gently helps animals adjust to life changes. Can be used in 1st aid situations by keeping an animal calm until they get to the vet. Provides rapid relief from acute shock and trauma. It is particularly effective for abdomen, hips or leg issues. Can relieve headaches, back pain, and ease muscular spasms. Can also benefit the reproductive system, the heart, muscles and nerve tissue. It regulates liquids within the body and aids the assimilation of minerals.

Indications of use: Animals that are in an accident or emergency situation. Animals that are suffering from shock, which could be caused by new and unfamiliar surroundings. Hip dysplasia or arthritis and other hip or leg conditions.

TIGERS EYE
Harmony & Courage

Tiger's Eye is a protective stone that was traditionally carried as a talisman against ill wishing and curses. Brings confidence, strength, courage, protection and good luck.

Healing qualities: Giving balance and harmony to the wearer. Brings a sense of calm and peace and gives courage and strength of mind. Alleviates sickness and pain in the body. Assists in healing bone, neck and spinal injuries.

Indications of use: Animals that are feeling unsure or nervous. Ones that are experiencing high levels of stress and anxiety. Animals that are not coping well with a change in their environment. Animals that are suffering from chronic pain, are unwell or have mental disorders. Injuries or issues that involve the neck, spine or animals that have suffered from broken bones.

TURQUOISE
Strength & Confidence

Turquoise is a purification stone. It dispels negative energy and can be worn to protect against outside influences or pollutants in the atmosphere. Turquoise balances and aligns all the chakras, stabilising mood swings and instilling inner calm. It is excellent for depression and exhaustion; it also has the power to prevent panic attacks.

Healing qualities: Strengthens the body both physically, emotionally and spiritually. Regenerates tissues and heals the whole body. Stimulates muscle strength and growth and enhances the immune system. Dispels negative energy and is a confidence booster. It contains anti-inflammatory and detoxifying effects and alleviates cramps and pain. Turquoise purifies lungs, soothes and clears sore throats, and heals the eyes, including cataracts.

Indications of use: Animals that suffer from depression, exhaustion, panic attacks or self-sabotage. Animals that need help to heal their bodies. That suffer from muscle and tendon issues or injuries. Can help with digestive issues.