Fulton County, GA

Our Dogs

If you are interested in adopting one of our dogs, the first step is to fill out our application.  A member of our Adoption Coordination team will be in touch with you.  The second step is to attend one of our meet n' greets - dates and times to be announced.  The final steps of the adoption process are a home visit and adoption fee.

 The dogs in the Canine CellMates program are all pulled from Fulton County Animal Control, under the management of Lifeline Animal Project, a high-kill facility. In the process of selecting the dogs, each one undergoes extensive temperament testing to determine their suitability for the program. Under the supervision of volunteer professional trainers, the dogs and their handlers spend eight weeks learning basic obedience. Equally important, the dogs are socialized around a variety of people and other dogs during this period.

Canine CellMates’ dogs are eligible for adoption after the eight-week training period and completion of the CGC test, although potential adopters can submit applications and be approved as adopters before the training period ends. Canine CellMates will carefully screen all adoption applications to ensure the right match between dog and person. Click here for adoption application. After filling out application, please re-save it or print and scan it and email your completed application to: adopt@caninecellmates.org.

Like all dogs adopted from FCAS, the Canine CellMates graduates are fully vaccinated, micro chipped, spayed or neutered, and have started monthly heartworm prevention.

 Canine CellMates will also include an Aftercare Network, a group of volunteers willing to work with adoptive families and their dogs to help integrate and keep the dog in the new home. Adoptive families will be asked to attend 4 follow-up training sessions after adoption, to ensure that the families know how to recognize and reinforce positive behaviours, and how to correct undesirable behaviours. Needs that arise after those suggested training sessions will be addressed on a case-by-case basis by this team of volunteers.

Below are the dogs currently in the Canine CellMates program.  Please follow the progress of these dogs in their journey in the program on our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/CanineCellMates.

Sawyer the Snuggle Bug



Male

"Pocket" Pit
                           Around a year old                         
Approximately 40 pounds
Very sweet, very well trained
Looooooves to snuggle, loves children
Current on all shots - on flea and heartworm preventative
Questions about Sawyer? Email adopt@caninecellmates.org.
or visit his Petfinder page - http://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/27696934/

Darling Daphney



Female
Pointer Mix
Around 18 months old
Approximately 50 pounds
Super sweet, mellow girl
Loves everyone she meets - would be great with a family dog
Current on all shots - on flea and heartworm preventative
Questions about Daphney? Email adopt@caninecellmates.org
or visit her petfinder page - http://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/27697100


Lovely Lady

 Female
Flat coat collie or border collie mix
Beautiful brindle & white coat and the cutest nose!
About a year or a little less
About 30 pounds, and will probably fill out a little more
Very intelligent girl - a sight hound
Current on all shots - on flea and heartworm preventative
Questions about Lady? Email adopt@caninecellmates.org.
or visit her petfinder page - http://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/26753318/

Lex
 
Male

18 months - 2 years
Collie Mix
Around 45 pounds
Sweet, smart and affectionate
Gets along with other dogs and loves children
Current on all shots - on flea & heartworm preventative
Questions about Lex? Email adopt@caninecellmates.org.
or go to his petfinder page - http://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/27696708/


Baxter

Male
Around a year
Basset/Boxer Mix
Low rider boy - around 50 pounds
The cutest combo of boxer trapped inside a basset body
Loves nothing more than a really good tummy rub
Great with other dogs and children - would love to own a family
Current on all shots - on flea and heartworm preventative
Questions about Baxter? Email adopt@caninecellmates.org.
or go to his petfinder page - http://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/27644332/


Maggie


Female
Around 6 months old
Golden mix, and looks just like a mini golden right now
Around 30 pounds, but will grow and fill out

Sweet affectionate girl who's little shy now, but feeling more confident every day
Loves toys, loves to play
Current on all shots - on flea and heartworm preventative
Questions about Maggie? Email adopt@caninecellmates.org.


Dozer




Male
Around 2 years old
Corgi/rat terrier mix
Around 30 pounds
Very confident, fun-loving little man

Loves toys, loves to play, and if you've got something that needs to be herded, Dozer's your guy!
Current on all shots - on flea and heartworm preventative
Questions about Dozer? Email adopt@caninecellmates.org.

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