Your animals have something to say… Why not ask?

[Updated: 07/19/17.]

Welcome to 500 Turtles! (Please note this site is in development. A revamp will commence shortly soon eventually.) I’m Benjamin Scuglia, an author and playwright, producer and stage manager, actor, traveler and recovering curmudgeon. I’m also an energy intuitive with a special gift for tapping into the energy of pets and other animals. You have may encountered me at Kindred Spirits in Claremont, CA or in a chatroom at I have a unique ability to read humans through the eyes of their pets (and vice versa). In a reading with me, expect lots of laughs, perhaps a few healthy tears, and plenty of insight into how our animal companions view their lives with us. Read more…


Robbie: “I’m VERY important!” (photo © Anna Saunders: