• Conduct from your chair
    December 4, 2016 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "Being a conductor is kind of a hybrid profession because most fundamentally, it is being someone who is a coach, a trainer, an editor, a director." - Michael Tilson Thomas No figure in music is more easily recognized than the conductor.…..

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  • The Animal Rescue Orchestra
    November 27, 2016 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "My music is best understood by children and animals." -  Igor Stravinsky Before an orchestra starts to weave their musical tales, before the conductor takes the podium and long before the performers being their song, there is a single sound.…..

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  • I don’t have time…
    November 20, 2016 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    “Don't say you don't have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.” ― H. Jackson Brown Jr.…..

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  • Don’t curse the rain…splash in a puddle.
    November 13, 2016 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them-that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like." - Lao Tzu Likely you've had the opportunity to encounter ice…..

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  • How Doobert is fast becoming the LinkedIn for Animal Rescue
    November 3, 2016 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    When I imagined the original concept of Doobert four years ago, I never would have dreamed that it would have brought together so many passionate animal lovers and enabled the saving of thousands of innocent lives.  It started as a…..

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  • Give yourself an “A”
    October 12, 2016 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    Imagine the possibilities “You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something – your gut,…..

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