“Man’s Best Friend”: The Privileges of Speciesism

In the beginning of March 2019 The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) revealed undercover footage of dogs, primarily beagles, being used in experiments to test the toxicity of pesticides in a scientific lab at Dow AgroSciences in Michigan. The experiments, which included the force-feeding of pesticides to dogs, [...]

3 innovative ways you can volunteer with your local animal rescue or shelter

Looking for innovative ways you can help rescue animals?  Here's 3 you should try! Many people tell us that they've tried volunteering at their local animal shelter and whether it was the staff, the facility or just the repetitive nature of the duties, they burned out and want to try [...]

Don’t let your inspiration balloon be deflated by those that don’t have your courage and vision

"The No. 1 reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors." --Napoleon Hill When I started Doobert, I had no idea how often people would offer their opinions. It seems like so long ago that I started on the concept for Doobert.  As [...]

Using your imagination to envision a world where we live in harmony with animals

"Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless." -- Jamie Paolinetti When you were a child, your parents and teachers encouraged you to dream and to use your imagination.  "What do you want to be when you grow up?" was a common [...]