K-9 Brisant gets emergency medical treatment

Brisant is a four-year-old German Shepherd working for the Cal Poly University Police Department on the Cal Poly campus in San Luis Obispo, California. Trained in patrol/apprehension, soft surface tracking, and article searches, his primary role is patrolling the campus. His partner, Officer Chad Reiley, describes Brisant as “one of those dogs who [...]

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Retired K-9 Sem gets the treatment he needs

K-9 Sem has been the lovable gentle giant of Cypress Police in Cypress, California. The German Shepherd was the biggest K-9 in the training group, at an impressive 130 pounds. While gentle, according to his partner, Detective Rebecca Mondon, his strong bite could be felt through a bite suit—“no one enjoyed taking bites [...]

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Las Vegas Conference Tickets Giveaway – Now Closed

EXPIRED: Sorry, the National Police Dog Foundation giveaway of two conference tickets to the 5th Annual International Police K-9 Conference & Vendor Show in Las Vegas expired midnight on February 7th, 2019. The winners of the two conference tickets are: Thomas Conley Green Bay Police Department, WI John Wilson Mojave County Sheriff Congratulations to the winners. [...]

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K-9 Sig of Spenser PD, Cortland, NY – Spinal Injury

At four years old, K-9 Sig has a very impressive resume. Working for the Village of Spencer Police Department in Cortland, New York, the Belgian Malinois has traveled to K-9 conferences and competitions across the country with his partner, Officer Rick McCulskey. Sig holds patrol, tracking, scent detection/article search, and narcotics detection certification [...]

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Fallen K-9 Heroes of 2018

In 2018 our nation lost 27 K-9 heroes in the line of duty. These fallen K-9s will be honored as part of the official events of Police Week in Washington, DC. The National Police Dog Foundation, FOP DC Lodge #1, and United for Blue will be co-hosting the 2nd Annual Police K-9 Memorial Service. The memorial service includes a [...]

By |2019-01-28T16:49:01+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Articles, K-9 Memorial Fund, Special Fundraising, Sponsors News|0 Comments

Welcoming our Executive Director

A big welcome to Peter Fehler! National Police Dog Foundation is pleased to announce that as of January 1st, 2019, Peter Fehler is now the Executive Director of the Foundation. Peter has been helping the Foundation for the last two years with marketing and fundraising. He has been instrumental in the recent growth [...]

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San Luis Obispo County gets first explosive-trained K-9

K-9 Zeus: San Luis Obispo County's first explosive-trained K-9. K-9 Zeus, a 2-year-old German Shepherd was bred in Germany and is now working for the University Police Department at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA. The National Police Dog Foundation assisted the department with the purchasing of Zeus in June 2018, and he [...]

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K-9 Urzo of Bernalillo Cnty PD, NM

K-9 Urzo is a retired German Shepherd who formerly worked for the Bernalillo County Police Department in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He specialized in patrol and explosives, providing support for field and SWAT operations. He also often worked for special events, such as political campaigns and sporting events at the University of New Mexico. [...]

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K-9 Kimbo now protected by Heat Alarm

K-9 Kimbo is a nine-year-old Belgian Malinois working for the Middletown Police Department in Middletown, Indiana. Donated to the department two and a half years ago, Kimbo now works with his handler, Officer Amanda Kirby. The two instantly bonded and soon completed a five-week K-9 training course through the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office. [...]

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Fall 2018 – 50 K-9 Health Insurance Grant Recipients

K-9 Health Insurance ensures the best medical care for the K-9s The National Police Dog Foundation is very pleased to announce 50 new K-9 Health Insurance Grant Recipients. In 2017 the National Police Dog Foundation launched our K-9 Health Insurance Fund, which was established from an initial donation by Petplan Pet [...]

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