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Nevada Highway Patrol K-9 Thor

Thor, a retired K-9 who served in the Nevada Highway Patrol K-9 Unit, required emergency medical treatment in late 2016 to remove an obstruction in his intestines. Thor quickly underwent a successful surgery, and had no complications. He is expected to make a full recovery and is comfortable at his home in Elko, Nevada [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|Articles, K-9 Medical|0 Comments

Zoetis increases their aid by 100 slots

We’re happy to report that the NPDF RIMADYL K-9 Courage Program, which helps retired police and military K-9s live healthy and happy lives after service, has generously decided to expand their program. They will now be increasing their aid by 100 slots, helping a total of 650 K-9s annually with a cost of $195,000. A [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|NPDF News, Sponsors News|0 Comments

NPDF IN THE NEWS: KRQE – Rio Rancho police wives looking to raise money to protect K-9 officers

CLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEO By Jeannie Nguyen Published: January 8, 2017, 9:50 pm  Updated: January 9, 2017, 6:10 am RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) – Every officer needs protection, even the furry ones. That is why a group of Rio Rancho police wives are helping raise money for bulletproof vests for the dogs. “If the [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Media Coverage, NPDF News, Sponsors News, Vest Aquisition, Video|0 Comments

Press Release: Petplan Offers pet insurance discount to NPDF supporters, family and friends

  Protecting the Protectors: Petplan Pet Insurance & National Police Dog Foundation Join Paws Petplan to offer supporters, family and friends a 10%* discount as the Foundation’s exclusive pet insurance provider Newtown Square, PA (Tuesday, November 1) – After a lifetime of sniffing bombs and snuffing bad guys, retired K9 police get to be ordinary [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|NPDF News, Sponsors News|0 Comments

Flaregames donates 10K to NPDF

The National Police Dog Foundation is happy to announce that today, September 13th, 2016, Flare Games (www.flaregames.com), a mobile gaming company out of Germany, donated $10,000.00 to the NPDF general fund. "The NPDF Board is extremely grateful to Flare Games for their generous donation" Makers of games such as: [...]

By | September 13th, 2016|NPDF News, Sponsors News|0 Comments

NPDF remembers K-9 Dano

K-9 Dano June 2, 2007 - September 6, 2016 It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that we announce the passing of retired K-9 Dano. He was born on June 2, 2007 in Germany. After a generous donation from Cold Steel Knives, K-9 Dano came to America to become a police K-9 in 2010. [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|NPDF News|0 Comments

NPDF Hires Mac Media LLC

The National Police Dog Foundation has brought Mac Media LLC on board to assist the foundation with marketing and fundraising. Mac Media's nonprofit marketing experience is exactly what the NPDF needs to increase its fundraising efforts, in order to fill the many assistance requests from agencies across the county. You will be seeing many changes [...]

By | July 20th, 2016|NPDF News, Partner News|0 Comments

Rimadyl Helping K-9s

RIMADYL, by Zoetis, is the first and original FDA-approved medication developed specifically for dogs to improve their mobility by reducing joint pain and inflammation. "We've used RIMADYL before and it gave our dogs several years of quality life. Our dog Shotoku, a lovely golden retriever, lived until 15, definitely thanks to RIMADYL. Sho's [...]

By | October 11th, 2015|Articles, Sponsors News, Veterinarian Updates|0 Comments