This is an idea that makes sense to me. We find that, contrary to previous prejudice, neither language nor tool-making are unique to human beings. Various animals share these abilities. Now, the latest research indicates that animals may also share in our ability to have mystical experiences.
Here’s an interesting article about the possibility that animals may also share the most profound experiences that humans are capable of…
Animals said to have spiritual experiences. Animals (not just people) likely have spiritual experiences, according to a prominent neurologist who has analyzed the processes of spiritual sensation for over three decades.