A dedicated team of volunteers has put a dream into motion.

 

STEP

Doc's Dogs Board

 

Form California Corporation

501c3 Approval

First Giving Trail 10K

First Class of dogs selected

Second Giving Trail 10K

Dogs graduate from VSP

Dogs move on to advanced training

Begin process of matching dogs with veterans

COMPLETED

2/17/15

 

3/19/2015

12/22/15

3/22/15

8/22/2015

3/25/2016

4/29/17

 

                                     9/23/17

Team

Diana Pleitez, Sonya Reaves, Susan Larsen, Julie Givens, Salvador Pleitez, Jon Pleitez, CSM Sergio Gonzalez

Doc's Dogs Board

Doc's Dogs Board

Doc's Dogs Board, American Legion Post #509, Our Heroes Dreams

 

                                                                             Ali Imel and VSP trainers

 

                                                                           Diana Pleitez, in progress

 

 
 

What we’re working on:

 

1.

Extending the team of qualified positive-reinforcement trainers and director. Need: $30,000 annually, qualified trainers

 

2.

Permanent kennel accommodations for dogs during their transition to the prison and through advanced training. Need: $15,000

 

3.

 

 

 

 

 

Volunteer corp:

  • to help with dog feeding and care, playtime enrichment. Need: 4 volunteers/week
  • to help with communication and web development. Need: 2 experienced persons
  • to help with sponsor development and relations: need 3 persons