Quotes About Animals

“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” — Anatole France

The Phoenix Collection donates a portion of their profits from the sale of  “Many Things to Tell You” to The Jane Goodall Institute, a global community conservation organization that advances the vision and work of Dr. Jane Goodall. By protecting chimpanzees and inspiring people to conserve the natural world we all share, we improve the lives of people, animals and the environment. 

Blind Pony Relies On Her Best Friend To Be Her Eyes ~ Dottie & Scooter Have a New Forever Home at Dog Tales Sanctuary in Ontario, Canada ~ from iHeartHorses.com

No matter how dark things got for Dottie, the blind pony always had her own guiding light — another pony named Scooter.And together, this pair has known a lot of darkness.They were surrendered to the Ontario Society for the Prevention …

Source: Blind Pony Relies On Her Best Friend To Be Her Eyes – iHeartHorses.com

Elephants Nicholas and Gypsy – 10th Anniversary at PAWS

Source: Elephants Nicholas and Gypsy – 10th Anniversary at PAWS

Announcing Marta Gottfried Wiley Art Soon Available at The Phoenix Art Shop

LEPA ZENA COMPANIONAnother in the Lepa Zena series, “Lepa Zena Companion” shown above will soon be available in our shop. Note: Our blog header features “Black Beauty” by Marta Gottfried Wiley

We are thrilled to announce The Phoenix Art Shop (The Phoenix Collection) has recently become a distributor for Marta Gottfried Wiley’s art. Several new prints and originals will soon be available in her exclusive gallery at our art shop here. Marta creates a new painting nearly every day and last year she sold 350 original paintings. She holds a record for being one of the most prolific artists in the 21st Century. In her career she has painted over 10,000 paintings, her top poster sales with works such as her “Lepa Zena” series grossing millions.

An Internationally renowned artist with celebrity artist status, Marta is also a singer, entrepreneur, film maker, speaker, actress and author. Truly the epitome of  a Renaissance woman, Marta has written over 2,000 songs, some which reached the Top 20 USA Music Charts, and several compelling novels such as The Water Daughter, The Shield & The Eight Immortals and The Million Dollar Egg.

As CEO of Marta G. Wiley Studios, she is a trendsetter and her art has been in 300 galleries worldwide. Known as a revolutionary champion for “Educations of the Arts”, Marta works with autistic children. She has been featured on FOX News, CBS, CNN, Oprah OWN Network, hundreds of publications, movies and International magazines. Currently Marta is earning her degree in Psychology and Entertainment Law at Harvard.


Baby Donkeys Rescued From Meat Trade Are Now Ambassadors for Change from Straight from the Horse’s Heart Blog

by Liz Tyson as published on One Green Planet “Many of our donkeys have been rescued from miserable live animal markets…” Hamish, Clover, and Darcy were tiny babies, not yet weaned, whe…

Source: Baby Donkeys Rescued From Meat Trade Are Now Ambassadors for Change | Straight from the Horse’s Heart

Yummy Vegan Chicken & Dumplings

Cauliflower, carrots, parsnips and chickpeas are simmered in creamy sauce and baked in a fluffy biscuit-topped casserole to make this savory vegan cobbler.

Source: Creamy Cauliflower Savory Vegan Cobbler – Connoisseurus Veg

Quote of the Day

“The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller

“Soul Mates” by First Nations Artist Maxine Noel (coming soon to The Phoenix Collection)