- Being a responsible animal rescuer forces you to rise above the fray and remember what is important.
"Being responsible sometimes means pissing people off." --Colin Powell Rise above the negative comments knowing you're doing the right thing for animals As you might expect, we often receive negative comments at Doobert. Whether from volunteers or other organizations, I…..
- 3 things animal volunteers do that help cats in animal shelters
Shelter cats need you. Here's how your volunteer activities can help. Often times it seems like volunteering at the local animal shelter is focused on dogs. Sure they need to be walked and enriched, but hey so do the cats!…..
- Iterate on your passion; pivot to achieve your goals; rekindle your passion and be inspired once more.
"Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles, and less-than-perfect conditions. So what? Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more…..
- Supply & Demand – Find new partners for transfer on Doobert
Animal Shelters and Animal Rescues - Find your new source or destination partners easily! As an animal shelter or rescue in a particular part of the country, we know you're already working with local organizations near you helping animals. When…..
- 5 things volunteers do that help your local animal shelter to get to no kill
You can get your local animal shelter to be no-kill. Here's how. In animal shelters, the term “no-kill” is often given to organizations with a live outcome rate of 90%+. This means that 90% of the animals entering their facility…..
- Not presuming the outcome while seeking to inspire others
"You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit." --Aristotle Are you passing judgment and quashing inspiration? It seems to be human nature that we pass judgment on one another, even if it’s only…..
- 3 games volunteers can play with shelter animals to help get them adopted
Playing games gets shelter animals adopted. Who knew? Volunteering at your local animal shelter is something that can be very fun and rewarding. But many people think this often-unrecognized role is only about washing towels, cleaning cages, and walking dogs…..