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 [...]

By |2019-02-11T10:48:59+00:00January 28th, 2019|Active K-9 Medical Fund, Articles, Grants, K-9 Health Insurance Fund, Sponsors News|Comments Off on K-9 Brisant gets emergency medical treatment

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 [...]

By |2019-02-11T11:01:10+00:00January 28th, 2019|Active K-9 Medical Fund, Articles, Grants, Retired K-9 Medical Fund, Sponsors News|Comments Off on K-9 Sig of Spenser PD, Cortland, NY – Spinal Injury

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

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+00:00January 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 |2018-12-05T11:10:55+00:00November 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 CLOSING SOON! Don't delay, apply while they are still available. 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 [...]

By |2018-10-02T14:52:31+00:00October 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 |2018-08-28T10:32:19+00:00August 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+00:00July 30th, 2018|Articles, Grants, Retired K-9 Medical Fund, Sponsors News|Comments Off on K-9 Chase returns back to his playful self

JOIN US: 1st Annual Police K-9 Memorial Service

PLEASE JOIN US at the 1st Annual Police K-9 Memorial Service  May 11, 2018—1:00 pm The National Police Dog Foundation, FOP DC Lodge #1, LA Rescued, and United for Blue are co-hosting the memorial service. The memorial service will include a wreath-laying ceremony to honor the memory of fallen police K-9s who have [...]

By |2018-05-08T09:02:24+00:00May 1st, 2018|Active K-9 Medical Fund, Articles, Events, Grants, K-9 Memorial Fund, Media Coverage, Special Fundraising, Sponsors News|Comments Off on JOIN US: 1st Annual Police K-9 Memorial Service