The evolving role of animal rescue
"Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it turned into a butterfly." -- Proverb In my last Doobert Caretaker blog, I asked the question about what's next in animal rescue. In this blog I want to explore some ideas, possibilities and concepts and solicit your thoughts and recommendations. Remember, WE are [...]
What’s next in animal rescue?
"We cannot predict the future, but we can invent it." -- Dennis Gabor When I got into animal rescue 10 years ago, I never would have imagined that it would change as much as it has during that short timeframe. But as I look back on these 10 years, I [...]
What ever happened to the golden rule?
“Do unto others as you would have them do unto you” (Matt. 7:12) What ever happened to the golden rule - how did it get to be so contentious in rescue? Ever since I was a kid, I remember being reminded of the golden rule whenever my mother caught me [...]
Beautyful and gentle pup,great traveler,enjoyed helping with transport ,Ursula M..... pix : Kristin and Felicity F in Orangeburg.....
Todd the Beagle
Todd was a joy to transport. He slept some of the way and sat watching where we were going the rest of the time. He especially liked checking out his surroundings and sniffing things out on his walk about as we waited for the next transport to arrive. Such an adorable old fella…
What piece of advice would you give if you could go back three years?
"Not everyone will appreciate what you do for them. You have to figure out who’s worth your kindness and who’s just taking advantage." I am sometimes asked what I would do differently with Doobert if I could go back to 3 years ago when I launched it. [...]
7 Biggest Animal Rescue Transport Blunders
Learning from others' mistakes helps us to not make the same ones. So here are the top biggest blunders in animal rescue transport. Got others to share? 1) Not remembering what it's all about 2) Not making friends 3) Not showing up 4) Not being prepared 5) Not following [...]