A fund that gives Initial Training Grants to K-9s.

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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 [...]

Hamlet City PD, NC knows how to push buttons

Training helps alleviate K-9 Rudy's anxiety. K-9 Rudy is a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois working for the Hamlet City Police Department in Hamlet, North Carolina. After Rudy’s purchase in July 2017, Sergeant Briton Emert took on the role of trainer, and the two have been connected ever since. Emert describes how he “hit a lot [...]

By |2018-11-02T11:45:12-08:00November 2nd, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Hamlet City PD, NC knows how to push buttons

Weber County Sheriff’s Office, Utah gets K-9 Toro

Weber County, Utah Sheriff’s Office gets K-9 Toro. At 17 months, K-9 Toro is already on his way to becoming a dual-purpose K-9 in his new home of Weber County, Utah. Weber County Sheriff’s Office purchased the boisterous Belgian Malinois and German Shepherd mix in May. Thanks to Utah’s POST K-9 Narcotic Detector [...]

By |2018-10-02T13:08:45-08:00September 26th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Weber County Sheriff’s Office, Utah gets K-9 Toro

K-9 Arie fills the void for South Euclid PD, Ohio

K-9 Arie of South Euclid, OH, joins the department at just the right time. K-9 Arie, a 12-month old Belgian Malinois, joined the South Euclid Police Department in South Euclid, Ohio at just the right time. The department formerly worked with K-9 Oktane, but the K-9 was sadly diagnosed with cancer in December [...]

By |2018-10-02T15:22:00-08:00September 26th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on K-9 Arie fills the void for South Euclid PD, Ohio

Roeland Park PD, Kansas Gets its first K-9

With the help of the National Police Dog Foundation, Roeland Park PD establishes a K-9 Unit. In June of 2018, the Roeland Park Police Department in Roeland Park, Kansas reached a hard-earned milestone: establishing a K-9 unit. This is thanks to the purchase of their first member: K-9 Rango, a 1-year-old Belgian Malinois [...]

By |2018-08-28T09:45:58-08:00August 23rd, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Roeland Park PD, Kansas Gets its first K-9

K-9 Luca is about to get certified for Bedford PD, Ohio

K-9 Luca of Bedford, OH, goes through five tennis balls a week. At just 18 months, K-9 Luca is about to become certified working for the Bedford Police Department in Bedford, Ohio. After the German Shepherd’s handler sustained an injury during training, Luca underwent training a second time with his new handler, Patrolman [...]

By |2018-07-30T10:54:12-08:00July 25th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on K-9 Luca is about to get certified for Bedford PD, Ohio

Reno PD, Nevada Acquires and Trains K-9 Julio

K-9 Julio of Reno PD, Nevada loves "the game." The Reno Police Department in Reno, Nevada purchased K-9 Julio in November 2017. Thanks to financial help from the National Police Dog Foundation, the two-year-old Golden Retriever went through training and certification at Vohne Liche Kennels in Indiana. This experience allowed him to connect [...]

By |2018-07-31T08:06:54-08:00July 25th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Reno PD, Nevada Acquires and Trains K-9 Julio

Garrard County, Kentucky gets K-9 Murphy

The "Han Solo and Chewbacca" of Garrard County. K-9 Murphy is a 20-month-old Belgian Malinois working for the Garrard County PD in Garrard County, Kentucky. Murphy underwent three months of training with his handler, Officer Troy Willard, before joining the department in March. Officer Willard bonded with Murphy on their first day of [...]

By |2018-06-29T08:19:13-08:00June 29th, 2018|Agency Reports, Articles, K-9 Purchasing Fund, K-9 Training Fund|Comments Off on Garrard County, Kentucky gets K-9 Murphy

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 [...]

K-9 Officer Bas impacts his community

K-9 Officer Bas with Chief Donald Wyar K-9 Officer Bas impacts the community. In 2017, the South Fork Police Department in South Fork, Pennsylvania purchased K-9 Bas (pronounced “boss”). This two-year-old shepherd has since made a great impact in his local community. Bas initially trained for three weeks, thanks to the [...]

By |2018-05-01T10:22:48-08:00April 29th, 2018|Articles, K-9 Training Fund|0 Comments