A fund that gives Medical Grants to Retired K-9s.

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 [...]

Assisting Department of Homeland Security’s Retired K-9s

The National Police Dog Foundation is happy to announce that it has teamed up with the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) HQ Canine and Equine Oversight Program and the DHS Canine and Equine Governance Board (CEGB) to assist in the medical needs of retired DHS K-9s. These K-9s have [...]

By |2019-03-01T08:02:00-08:00February 28th, 2019|Advocacy, Articles, K-9 Memorial Fund, Retired K-9 Medical Fund, Special Fundraising|Comments Off on Assisting Department of Homeland Security’s Retired K-9s

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 [...]

By |2019-02-11T10:49:48-08:00January 28th, 2019|Articles, Grants, Retired K-9 Medical Fund|Comments Off on Retired K-9 Sem gets the treatment he needs

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. [...]

By |2019-01-04T08:46:43-08:00January 2nd, 2019|Active K-9 Medical Fund, Articles, Grants, Retired K-9 Medical Fund, Sponsors News|Comments Off on K-9 Urzo of Bernalillo Cnty PD, NM

Zoetis K-9 Courage Program helps pay for K-9 Chet’s veterinary visits.

Chet the family pet. Best buddies in retirement. K-9 Courage Program by Zoetis  Petcare helps pay for K-9 Chet's veterinary visits. Retired Deputy Sheriff John Trevor-Smith of the McKinley County Sheriff's Department has had a long-time partner in crime: K-9 Chet. Now 10 years old, the Belgian Malinois [...]

By |2019-03-11T11:28:35-08:00November 2nd, 2018|Articles, Grants, Retired K-9 Medical Fund, Sponsors News|Comments Off on Zoetis K-9 Courage Program helps pay for K-9 Chet’s veterinary visits.

Zoetis closing out 2018 grants

UPDATE 10/1/18 : 2018 K-9 COURAGE GRANTS CLOSED! Three years ago, the Zoetis team embraced the noble mission to care for retired canines that have protected and served our country. While they’ve helped many, there are many more who need assistance. So, they are doing what any true animal lovers would—they're doing more.  [...]

By |2019-03-19T13:47:14-08:00October 2nd, 2018|Active K-9 Medical Fund, Articles, Grants, Retired K-9 Medical Fund, Sponsors News|Comments Off on Zoetis closing out 2018 grants

Retired K-9s Don’t Get Pensions, or do they?

Ecko during his years of active duty. Ecko showing off some of his finds. Thanks to the Zoetis K-9 Courage Program owners of retired K-9s are getting help. The National Police Dog Foundation is proud to be a part of Zoetis’ K-9 Courage program, a healthcare donation [...]

By |2019-03-11T11:38:14-08:00August 27th, 2018|Articles, Grants, Retired K-9 Medical Fund, Sponsors News|Comments Off on Retired K-9s Don’t Get Pensions, or do they?

K-9 Chase returns back to his playful self

Thanks to Zoetis retired K-9 Chase gets the medical attention he needs. When K-9 Chase worked for Ventura County Sheriff, he had an accomplished career detecting narcotics. The 7-year-old Labrador has found hundreds of thousands of dollars in everything from suitcases and FedEx packages to oil pans in a [...]

By |2018-07-31T09:20:46-08:00July 30th, 2018|Articles, Grants, Retired K-9 Medical Fund, Sponsors News|Comments Off on K-9 Chase returns back to his playful self

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 [...]

Zoetis K-9 Courage Program Introduces “Dogs Salute Dogs.”

ZOETIS K-9 COURAGE PROGRAM INTRODUCES “DOGS SALUTE DOGS” CAMPAIGN TO HONOR CANINE HEROES NATIONWIDE PARSIPPANY, N.J. – March 7, 2018 – “Ten, pup!” Civilian dogs everywhere will come to attention on Tuesday, March 13, National K9 Veterans Day, when Zoetis launches its Dogs Salute Dogs campaign. The new campaign, which is part of the [...]