Natural stones guide

You can help us to feed pets in shelter buying our Happy Paw bracelets. They are made of different semi-precious stones. Here we make it simple for you to find out which stone is a better match for you!

Natural Volcanic Lava stone

Volcanic lava natural stones

Lava Stone, (also known as Basalt, or Lava Rock) is an igneous volcanic rock.  It has solidified from molten lava, after conditions of intense heat and pressure. Typical colors – Grey to black. Zodiac – Taurus, Cancer. Planet – Earth. Element – Fire & Earth

Healing with Lava Stone: Dreamwork, Enhancing Creativity, Communication, Cleansing negativity

Lava Stone is a grounding stone that strengthens one’s connection to Mother Earth. It gives us strength and courage, allowing us stability through times of change.  It provides guidance and understanding in situations where we may need to “bounce back”. A calming stone, it is very useful in dissipating anger.  It promotes positive changes where needed in behavioral issues. Lava Stone enhances fertility. In addition, Lava Stone is a wonderful aromatherapy essential oil diffuser.  Simply add a few drops of your favorite essential oil and enjoy the added therapeutic benefits it brings.

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Natural white howlite stone

Howlite natural stone

Howlite is a borate mineral. Typical colors – cream or white, with fine grey or black veins in a web-like pattern. Zodiac – Gemini. Element – Air.

Healing with Howlite: Inspiration, Creativity, Artistic expression

Howlite is an aid to insomnia, especially when caused by an overactive mind.  Formulates ambitions and aids in achieving them.  Howlite strengthens memory and stimulates a desire for knowledge.  It teaches patience and helps to eliminate rage, pain, and stress.  A calming stone, Howlite calms communication, facilitates awareness and encourages emotional expression.

Howlite balances calcium levels in the body.  It aids teeth, bones and soft tissue. Helpful in cases of osteoporosis.

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Tiger Eye

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Tiger Eye, also known as Tigers Eye, is a variety of Chalcedony. Tiger Eye is an 18th Anniversary gemstone. Typical colors – golden-brown, blue, red. Zodiac – Capricorn. Planet – Sun. Element – Fire, Earth.

Healing with Tiger Eye: Protection, Clear thinking, Personal empowerment, Integrity, Willpower, Practicality, Grounding, Power, Courage, Grace.

A stone of protection, Tiger Eye may also bring good luck to the wearer. It has the power to focus the mind, promoting mental clarity, assisting us to resolve problems objectively and unclouded by emotions. Particularly useful for healing psychosomatic illnesses, dispelling fear and anxiety. Useful for recognizing one’s own needs in relation to the needs of others. Balancing yin-yang and energizing the emotional body, Tiger Eye stabilizes mood swings, imbues us with willpower, purpose, courage, and self-confidence, and releases tension.

Tiger Eye treats eyes, throat, releases toxins, alleviates pain and is helpful in repairing broken bones and strengthening the alignment of the spinal column. A stimulating stone, Red Tiger Eye overcomes lethargy and provides motivation. It speeds up a slow metabolism. Red Tiger Eye increases a low sex drive.

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Malachite

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Malachite is a copper carbonate mineral. Typical colors – light to dark green banded. Zodiac – Libra, Scorpio, Capricorn. Planet – Venus. Element – Earth.

Healing with Malachite: Calming, Loyalty, Leadership, Protection, Wisdom, Comfort, Balance, Peace, Self-understanding,  Positive transformation.

Malachite is an important protection stone. Malachite absorbs negative energies and pollutants, picking them up from the atmosphere and from the body. Guards against radiation and clears electromagnetic pollution. Malachite clears and activates the chakras and attunes to spiritual guidance. It opens the heart to unconditional love. Encourages risk-taking and change, breaks unwanted ties and outworn patterns, and teaches how to take responsibility for one’s actions, thoughts, and feelings.  Malachite releases inhibitions and develops empathy with others. It alleviates mental disturbances and combats dyslexia.  Enables you to absorb and process information. Releases negative experiences and old traumas. Stimulates dreams.

Malachite balances mood swings and heals cramps. It facilitates labor, alleviates menstrual disorders such as PMT and period pains, as well as menopause. Boosts the immune and nervous systems. Malachite lowers blood pressure, treats asthma, arthritis, epilepsy, fractures, swollen joints, growths, travel sickness, vertigo, tumors, the optic nerve, pancreas, spleen and the parathyroid. It pinpoints tumors, realigning and repairing the DNA and cellular structure that causes cancers. It can be used on all forms of cancer and enhances and stimulates the immune system. Malachite stimulates the liver to release toxins.

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Black veined Jasper

Black veined ocean jasper

Jasper is a variety of Chalcedony, which is a microcrystalline variety of Quartz. Typical colours – grey to white with black veins. Planet – Mars. Element – Fire.

Healing with Jasper: Relaxation, Contentment, Compassion, Nurturing, Consolation, Tranquility.

Jasper is used it to dissolve creative blocks, to find the right path when undergoing a change in relationships, renew lost friendships. Black Veined Jasper is also known as “Spider Web Jasper” and sometimes called “Zebra Stone”, because of its weblike or striped markings.  It is a grounding and stabilising stone.

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Red jasper

red jasper natural stone

Jasper is a variety of Chalcedony, which is a microcrystalline variety of Quartz. Typical colors – brown, red, orange, yellow, green. Zodiac – Leo, Virgo, Scorpio. Planet – Mars. Element – Fire.

Healing with Jasper: Relaxation, Contentment, Compassion, Nurturing, Consolation, Tranquility.

Jasper is known as the “supreme nurturer”.  It sustains and supports through times of stress, and brings tranquility and wholeness.  Jasper provides protection and absorbs negative energy.  It balances yin and yang.  Jasper clears electromagnetic and environmental pollution, including radiation.  It encourages honesty with one’s self.  Provides courage to assertively tackle problems.  Aids quick-thinking and promotes organizational abilities.  Jasper stimulates the imagination and transforms ideas into action.  Prolongs sexual pleasure.  It supports during prolonged illness and re-energizes the body. Ocean Jasper, also known as Orbicular Jasper, assists in accepting responsibility and instills patience.  It facilitates continuity in circular breathing.  Improves the digestive process and eliminates toxins that cause body odor and disease.

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Southern yellow Jade

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Jade is an ornamental mineral.  Jade is a 12th Anniversary gemstone. Zodiac – Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Libra. Element – Earth.

Healing with Jade: Stability, Longevity, Fertility, Serenity, Wisdom, Practicality, Tranquility, Balance, Peace, Harmony

Jade is a symbol of serenity and purity. It signifies wisdom gathered in tranquility. It increases love and nurturing. A protective stone, Jade keeps the wearer from harm and brings harmony. Jade attracts good luck and friendship. It stabilizes the personality and promotes self-sufficiency. Soothes the mind, releasing negative thoughts. Stimulates ideas. A “dream stone”, Jade brings insightful dreams. It aids emotional release, especially of irritability. Jade encourages you to become who you really are. Jade aids the body’s filtration and elimination organs. It is excellent for treating kidney problems and adrenal glands.  Jade removes toxins, rebinds skeletal and cellular systems, and heals stitches. It assists fertility and childbirth.  Jade balances body fluids.

Yellow Jade is energetic and stimulating, yet mellow. It brings joy and happiness. Teaches the interconnectedness of all beings.  Yellow Jade aids the digestive and elimination systems of the body.

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Glossy black onyx

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Onyx is a variety of Chalcedony.  Onyx is a 7th Anniversary gemstone. Typical colors – Black, grey, white, blue, brown, yellow, red, green. Zodiac – Gemini, Leo. Element – Earth.

Healing with Onyx: Strength, Stamina, Constancy, Permanence, Firmness, Durability, Self-control.

Onyx gives strength.  It promotes vigor, steadfastness, and stamina.  Imparts self-confidence, helping you to be at ease in your surroundings.  Onyx banishes grief, enhances self-control and stimulates the power of wise decision-making.  It encourages happiness and good fortune. Onyx treats disorders of the bones, bone marrow and blood.  It is beneficial for teeth and feet.

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