• Be known as a savior for animals
    March 25, 2018 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "For when the one great scorer comes to mark against your name, he writes – not that you won or lost – but how you played the game." from the poem "Alumnus Football" by Grantland Rice One of the traits…..

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  • Everything begins with YOUR opinion.
    March 18, 2018 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "Don't let someone else's opinion of you become your reality." -  Les Brown There's an old saying that "Opinions are like backsides. Everybody's got one." Just ask someone for their opinion on a topic and you're sure to get an…..

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  • Who is your inspiration to rescue animals?
    March 11, 2018 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "Sometimes you can't see yourself clearly until you see yourself through the eyes of others." -- Ellen DeGeneres Throughout my life, I have been inspired by many people.  Some in small ways, others in more impactful ways.  From friends to…..

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  • We are pulled by drive and pushed by values
    March 4, 2018 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "When your values are clear to you, making decisions becomes easier."  - - Roy E. Disney There have been many things that have shaped me in the course of my life to develop the values and principles that I live…..

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  • The animal rescue world needs more proteges
    February 25, 2018 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin I do a lot of networking in animal rescue and I talk with a lot of different people.  Some people I…..

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  • Loving animals first
    February 11, 2018 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "How it is that animals understand things I do not know, but it is certain that they do understand. Perhaps there is a language which is not made of words and everything in the world understands it. Perhaps there is…..

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  • Putting an ‘i’ in front of it.
    February 4, 2018 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing." - - George Bernard Shaw When I was young, my siblings and I were taught to take responsibility for our actions.…..

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  • The law is on our side
    January 28, 2018 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    "Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be." - - Khalil Gibran Many news shows and websites have been providing a look back at 2017 and they highlighted things that often went unnoticed in…..

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  • Panic causes mistakes. A calm mind fosters success.
    January 21, 2018 | Chris Roy | The Doobert Caretaker,

    Panic causes tunnel vision. Calm acceptance of danger allows us to more easily assess the situation and see the options. - - Simon Sinek One of the practices that has served me well personally in recent years is meditation.  Discussing…..

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