- "Chelsea... good girl. Come here, Chelsea. Come! C'mon, Chelsea, be a good girl. Come here."
Doug, along with his parents and sister, attended the memorial service for Elena Gilbert. He was the first to make a move after the Influenced dogs arrived at the church, trying to calm down Chelsea. The dogs sprang towards the churchgoers, half a dozen hitting Doug and knocking him to the ground. Chelsea bit Doug, drawing a large amount of blood, and he was saved by Stefan Salvatore.
Although injured quite badly, Sue was confident that he would make a full recovery.
- The Fury (First appearance)