The Bird with the Healer’s Gift (audio)

Steve and his bird, Thai, have a special relationship. More than just a pet or companion, Thai helps Steve to deal with depression and panic attacks. But Thai has helped others too, she even warned Steve when his mother was in danger.

This piece was produced for the Vermont Story Preserves, a collection of audio documentaries about food, farms and people. Fourteen stories were collected for this project at the Middlebury Farmer’s Market by Meghan Vigeant in 2009.

2009, audio documentary total running time: 2:26 min