RELEASE: PAWS AT SUMMER CAMP

 

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El Paso County Sheriff’s Office

3850 Justice Dr., El Paso, Texas 79938

Contact: Leslie Antunez / Public Information Officer

Office: (915) 538-2119

Mobile: (915) 479-1678

Email: lantunez@epcounty.com

Website: EPCSO.ORG

El Paso, TX – The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Pets Advancing Wellness and Success (PAWS) in Detention section attended the Myrna Deckert Summer Camp at the YMCA on Tuesday, July 21st, 2015.

Officers Alfredo Lopez and Gerardo Martinez along with Canine Cadet “Camila” introduced the PAWS program to the public, explaining its function and purpose.

Officers gave a presentation on dog safety; they also explained and demonstrated basic dog obedience techniques to the children attending the summer camp.

Officers explained to the public the PAWS Program was a vocational program for qualified inmates, as well as making the public aware of the Animal Rescue League where they can go to adopt a dog.

 

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Published 23 July 2015 08:48 AM by lantunez

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