Let’s face it, You probably love your pet’s way more than you like your job,…. right?
Everyone deserves a second chance, our program is to build a better bond between you and your precious furry new best friend!
WILL YOU BE MY HERO TODAY? …….. ADOPT A CELL DOG.
Lee County Sheriff’s Office and Domestic Animal Services’ goal is to place companion animals with responsible owners. Our first consideration must be for the welfare of the animal.
Therefore, anyone wishing to adopt an animal must submit an adoption application for approval prior to visiting the animal. After your application is approved by Lee County Domestic Animal Services We can assist you in visiting with a pet of your choice. Lee County Domestic Animal Services is located at 5600 Banner Dr. Fort Myers, FL 33912 – (239) 432-2083.
Thanks to the Cell Dog program lives are changed forever — for man / woman & child , for dog and for society! WOO WHOO!!!!!
New dogs will be coming soon!
REPETITION IS THE KEY!
WEEK: 1 NAME RECOGNITION.
WEEK: 2 TRAINING THE DOG TO FOCUS.
WEEK: 3 ANOTHER GOOD WEEK, WE WORK ON WAITING FOR THE FOOD BOWL ALONG WITH LEAVE IT. AS WE CONTINUED TO WORK ON WEEK 1 & 2.
WEEK: 4 LOOSE LEASH WALKING AND ATTENTION, THE DOG IS WALKING A LOOP PATTERN.
WEEK: 5 THIS WEEK THE DOGS WORK ON LEAVE IT. THE DOG IS WALK BY THREE ITEMS AS THE TRAINER DIVERT’S THE DOG ATTENTION FROM EACH ITEMS.
STAY, MEET AND GREET.
WEEK: 6 WAIT FOR THE FOOD BOWL, THE DOGS ARE ASKS TO WAIT UNTIL RELEASE TO EAT OUT OF THE BOWL.
WEEK: 7 THIS WEEK WE ARE WORKING ON STAY IN A SIT POSITION, SO THE DOG WILL STAY IN A SEATED POSITION UNTIL RELEASED.
WEEK: 8 TRAINER ASKS DOGS TO SETTLEIN A DOWN FOR A MINUTE UNTIL RELEASE WHILE THE TRAINER SIT NEXT TO THE DOG.
WEEK : 9 THIS IS THE GIVE AND TAKE WEEK, THE TRAINER ASKS DOG TO GIVE A HIGH VALUE ITEM AND TAKE A TREAT, CHEW OR A TOY.
WEEK: 10 THIS WEEK THEY WILL WORK ON TROUBLE SPOT.
WEEK 11 TRICKS OF THE TRAINER CHOICE, TRAINER ASKS THEIR DOG TO PERFORM A TRICK.
WEEK 12, THE END OF THIS WEEK WILL BE GRADUATION.
OUR DOGS ARE ALSO HOUSE TRAINED, LEASH TRAINED AND RESPONSIVE TO VOICE COMMANDS AND SOME HAND SIGNALS.
BONUS: ROLLOVER, SPIN, FETCH, SPEAK, SHAKE OR PAW.