A fund that gives Heat Alarm Installation Grants for Patrol Cars.

K-9 Marcus now protected by Heat Alarm

Meet Marcus, an eight-year-old black Labrador explosives detector with the Butler University Police Department. The Department is a recent recipient of one of the National Police Dog Foundation’s 2019 Heat Alarm Grants. K-9 Marcus, and his handler, Sergeant Jason Downs, have worked for seven years ensuring the safety of the students and the [...]

By |2019-07-02T09:26:04-08:00July 1st, 2019|Articles, Grants, K-9 Heat Alarm Fund|Comments Off on K-9 Marcus now protected by Heat Alarm

K-9 Apollo safe from summer’s heat

K-9 Apollo is a two-year-old Belgium Malinois/German Shepherd mix. He is a single-purpose narcotics K-9 who has been working with the Nelson County Sheriff's Office in Kentucky for six months. The department is a recent grant recipient from the National Police Dog Foundation’s K-9 Heat Alarm Fund. Kentucky summers can be very hot [...]

By |2019-07-02T09:27:47-08:00July 1st, 2019|Articles, Grants, K-9 Heat Alarm Fund|Comments Off on K-9 Apollo safe from summer’s heat

K-9 Bella just wants to play

K-9 Bella is a loving five-year-old Belgium Malinois, who loves to go to the schools and play with the kids. She would do tricks and play ball with the kids all day long if she could. However, Bella has work to do. She works for the White County Sheriff's Office, GA, with her [...]

By |2019-07-02T09:29:08-08:00July 1st, 2019|Articles, Grants, K-9 Heat Alarm Fund|Comments Off on K-9 Bella just wants to play

How You Can Help!

The above graph represents the actual number of grant requests received. Over the last couple of years, the National Police Dog Foundation has grown. While we are very happy that we are supporting many more law enforcement departments and touching the lives of their K-9 heroes, with this growth has come a huge [...]

Quick Facts on Heat Injury in K-9s

Summer is a dangerous time for K-9s Heat injury remains one of the top causes of sudden death in working dogs, and even in less-serious cases, can limit the effectiveness of law enforcement dogs in the field. Research in this field over the past ten years has led to new ideas about the [...]

By |2019-04-01T10:39:50-08:00April 1st, 2019|Active K-9 Medical Fund, Articles, K-9 Heat Alarm Fund, Spotlight, Veterinarian Updates|Comments Off on Quick Facts on Heat Injury in K-9s

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. [...]

By |2019-01-04T11:16:47-08:00January 1st, 2019|Active K-9 Medical Fund, Articles, Grants, K-9 Heat Alarm Fund|Comments Off on K-9 Kimbo now protected by Heat Alarm

FUNDS: Support The K-9s Your Way

Over the last couple of years, the National Police Dog Foundation has grown. While we are very happy that we are supporting many more law enforcement departments and touching the lives of their K-9 heroes, with this growth has come a huge increase in demand for help. The bottom line is we need your [...]