Krista Miranda

By Krista Miranda

LifeBuzz Staff

Here's Why Some People Ship Their Favorite Dolls Off To Australia.

Soon enough, Harold had more business than he could handle, so he ended up needing more workers.

After hiring his son Harold Jr., Harold realized they needed more space to accommodate their inventory, so he relocated his store to its current location. After all these years, the Original Doll Hospital still remains in Harold’s family.

Soon enough, Harold had more business than he could handle, so he ended up needing more workers.

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At the present time, Geoff Chapman, the grandson of Harold Sr., acts as the owner and “surgeon-in-chief.”

He may be 70 years old now, but he still takes toys just as seriously as he did when he was a young lad. Now, you may be asking yourself how a doll hospital can stay in business with the age of technology and online shopping, but the answer is simple: they’re extremely good at what they do.

At the present time, Geoff Chapman, the grandson of Harold Sr., acts as the owner and “surgeon-in-chief.”

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It’s not an easy task to repair dolls with the precision of a surgeon, but they manage to get it done.

Not to mention, the doll surgeons are working with other people’s precious possessions, most of them being one-of-a-kind. According to Geoff, it’s not uncommon to see a customer shed a few tears once they see their newly restored doll.

It’s not an easy task to repair dolls with the precision of a surgeon, but they manage to get it done.

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It’s important to keep in mind that this is by no means a job for just anyone.

The work is hard, and every single person on Geoff’s team is trained professionally and they all know how serious even the smallest of mistakes could be. While they’re obviously not real medical doctors, they sure do look like one.

It’s important to keep in mind that this is by no means a job for just anyone.

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But their appearance isn’t the only thing that is reminiscent of a hospital.

In fact, the front of the store even looks like a hospital, with different areas inside for different types of “procedures.” Whatever the tiny patient may need, they will be treated with the best of care by the doctors at the Original Doll Hospital.

But their appearance isn’t the only thing that is reminiscent of a hospital.

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