Doctors Vesting K9 Heroes Vest Recipient#2

K9 Titan is a 5 year old German Shepherd, that is certified in Patrol and Swat work and is assigned to Officer Theodore R. Wielichoski. Officer Wielichoski has been a handler with Ocean County NJ Sheriff’s Department K9 Unit since 2003. K9 Titan was purchased from North American K9 located in Connecticut. Titan began formal training in April 2009 and completed over 26 weeks of training. K9 Titan likes going to work, driving in the truck, playing ball, and watching TV with his family. K9 Titan has a strong dislike for suspects that try to escape, evade apprehension or assault any fellow law enforcement officers. #k9 #vik9s

Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. and Hayward DuPont Staffing have partnered to raise funds for 100 K9 protective vests for K9's across the country including the 8 K9's from Oklahoma City Police Department in memory of K9 Kye of Oklahoma City police department who sacrificed his life in the line of duty on August 25, 2015. All vests secured through this campaign will be embroidered, "In memory of K9 Kye, Oklahoma City Police Department". This campaign runs through October 10 and donations may be made:
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Mike CarafaLove seeing all the NJ dogs...congrats to the OC County Sheriffs office for being the first 2 recipients. Good luck and be safe!!49 minutes ago

Diana Lynn LahullierLove that handler and pup. Watch your back out there. 😘😍💖51 minutes ago

Margaret LaneHe's a gorgeous dog!55 minutes ago

Terri Crumrine OrmondCongrats and stay safe!2 hours ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanCongrats and be safe......2 hours ago

Linda Kolpin-WeissStay safe beautiful boy. <32 hours ago

Mary Mcchesney-IversonHe looks just like my Ben2 hours ago

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Patty PowellIt should be everyday15   ·  7 hours ago

Sheri BelangerI think we should thank police officers everyday for the sacrifices they make, they are my heroes.4   ·  6 hours ago

Dnd FarmThank you for protecting and serving and putting on the uniform. Not only today but everyday!2   ·  6 hours ago

Helen WeigantThank you James Hay for being a great son and a great Policeman moms so prund of you . Love mom.!1   ·  3 hours ago

Connie Cardwell SimonMichael.1   ·  3 hours ago

Jo-Ann VenutiThank you Michael Carini!!!1   ·  3 hours ago

Lindsay CallahanAmy Belcher Mikel Callahan1   ·  5 hours ago

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Roberta Rowland GoodmanThank you for keeping me safe.....1 hour ago

Rhonda Ferrara Normanthank you to all good police officers, men and women, and to all our k9 officers2 hours ago

Carol MessmanAnd they are sons, fathers, husbands and brothers to many of us!2 hours ago

Mike EspadaThanks to all the Men & Women in Philadelphia Blue, this Marine Salutes all of you!3 hours ago

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Tricia HolsteinThank you Mia and all other officers who know how to uphold the law with respect to the citizens.3 hours ago

Patti Conte AllenTo all the police officers and k-9 dogs thank you do much4 hours ago

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"Oklahoma City K9's in line for bullet/stab protective vests through non profit fund raiser"

Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. and Hayward DuPont Staffing are hosting the online event, "Doctors Vesting K9 Heroes," now through October 10th. All proceeds from this event will be used to provide bullet and stab protective vests for law enforcement dogs nationwide, including the Oklahoma City eight K9's,. The goal is to raise $100,000. Each vest will bear the embroidery, "In Memory of K9 Kye, Oklahoma City Police Department." who sacrificed his life in the line of duty on August 25, 2014. All donations are tax deductible. Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. and Hayward DuPont are committed to honoring this four-legged K9 Hero.
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Shannon Summers JenkinsWearing my Kye EOW tshirt today. Sharing far and wide. Every officer vested every time-K9 and human!1   ·  1 day ago

Ann Eaves ParkerI got my shirt yesterday!!!! So excited to wear it soon!1 day ago

Tanya VanNort-WiseGot my shirt yesterday, wearing it today!2   ·  1 day ago

Tammy WaitsStay Strong, Sgt Stark....we continue to pray for you and your family, both on the job and civilian. Kye will always be honored; always be remembered1   ·  19 hours ago

Thomas J. KruszewskiI'll be wearing my shirt at puptoberfest in NJ7 hours ago

JaNel DummarBeautiful creature!!13 hours ago

Marie Delahanty-StarkI should be getting my Kye T- shirt any day now! So happy about this particular campaign even though it is not the same one ;)15 hours ago

Skylarand ScottyI wore my Kye tshirt today and made a donation to protect these brave and beautiful K9s who protect us. Everyone wanted to know where I got the tshirt and I was able to pass on about the Doctors Vesting K9 Heroes Campaign. Wish I could donate enough for a whole vest for a K9 hero. You'll never be forgotten Kye <316 hours ago

Sherry GabaldonTimes lime this I wish I was rich. I'd buy all of them a vest. Every single one of them.17 hours ago

Ute TeerBeautiful17 hours ago

Sheri BelangerK9 officer Kye was a beautiful dog.22 hours ago

Mall-Ann TzoumasSo glad to see bullet proof vests on K9s. They save so many partners.23 hours ago

Danielle Guygerrip kye, followed your story, run free boy. Stay strong officer.1 day ago

Angela Millerbeautiful shepherd!1 day ago

Linda Powers Johnson"GREAT" photo!22 hours ago

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MEET the K9 Celebrity team of Deputy Shawn Levasseur and his K9 partner, Bono from the Bristol County Sheriff's Office at the 2015 K9 Calendar Autograph signing in Mass. Our second event on Saturday, September 20 will be the YMCA 276 Gulf Road Dartmouth, MA from 12:45pm-2:30pm. The team will be providing a demonstration and folks may purchase their autographed copy of the 2015 Vested Interest in K9s calendar for $15.

Can't make the event? Calendars available online for shipping in the U.S:.

(Photos courtesy of Lorie-Lyn Photography) (2 photos)
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Ute TeerBeautiful boy!!17 hours ago

Mary VandervortWhat a beautiful K9.22 hours ago

Shannon Summers JenkinsBono is one gorgeous dog!1 day ago

Margaret MortBeautiful K-9 I'm very happy you have a vest. Thank you for all you do. You also need a tracking device. Be safe. I love you.1 day ago

Danielle Guygerbe careful out there!1 day ago

Jennifer WildrickTwo good looking boys!1 day ago

Cynthia AnnieCute ^*^1 day ago

Karen FloydGreat Pic! <31 day ago

Drahomíra Kurtovánice foto1 day ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanLooking Real good !1 day ago

Skye DoggettVery handsome!!! Oh yah, the dog too, lol! :)1 day ago

Angela HansenBeautiful baby.1 day ago

Tammy WaitsYea! Looking REAL good!!!!1 day ago

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Doctors Vesting K9 Heroes Vest Recipient#1

K9 Atos is a 4 year old German Shepherd, and is a certified Bomb/Explosive detection dog. His handler is Ocean County NJ Sheriff’s Officer Christine Casullo, who has been a handler for 3 years. K9 Atos was purchased from North American K9 with a grant from the Office of Homeland Security and is part of the NJ State Police Detect and Render Safe Task Force. K9 Atos has assisted in security for the President of the United States and Prince Harry visits to the Jersey Shore, along with security for the Super Bowl. K9 Atos enjoys training, playing with his Kong, and playing with his K9 sister, Bloodhound Gertrude Penelope. Atos dislikes other passengers in his vehicle, trips to the vet, and bath time.
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Mike CarafaCongrats to K9 Atos and Officer Casullo, so happy to know another K9 in my home-county will be protected!!! So glad to be able to help out!!!6   ·  2 days ago

Pat DohadamsBeautiful picture of you both. God protect you while you're protecting us. Thank you fort your service and dedication.4   ·  2 days ago

Nadine DickiePawsome!2   ·  2 days ago

Kathie Lane McCarthyVery nice! Congratulations Atos!2   ·  2 days ago

Clifford WalkerHe reminds me of my partner Ingo ex SAPD K9 in the Western Cape .2   ·  2 days ago

Mary McEnteeThat, my friend, is a beautiful picture!1   ·  2 hours ago

Tammy WaitsCongratulations!!!!1   ·  22 hours ago

Sherry RuthThat is one handsome k9!1   ·  24 hours ago


Char AlbrittonCongrats K9 Atos <31   ·  1 day ago

Lisa FullerLove it!!!!!! We get our K-9 unit next month...fingers crossed1   ·  1 day ago

Kandee KoleskiBeautiful dog. Be safe1   ·  1 day ago

Rose LaGesseSo beautiful!1   ·  1 day ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanCongrats to K9 Atos and Officer Casullo. Beautiful1   ·  2 days ago

Judy KenefickWow what a great looking dog .you both look like a good team. Good luck and please be safe.1   ·  2 days ago

Brandon WaltersHis paws are huge, he is still growing, WOW... GREAT PHOTO!!!!1   ·  2 days ago

Audrey BorowSo great to see Christine! May God Bless all of you! Excellent job! And Great photo! Be safe!1   ·  2 days ago

Deborah Geoghegan-FranzosoYAY Christine, Atos, and Gertrude Penolepe! You guys are AWESOME.1   ·  2 days ago

Deacon PowellWow I have worked with a lot of handlers and there is one other girl in work with and this one now takes a place in my heart. Don't let the pictures fool u guys these teams are deadly1   ·  2 days ago

Doghandler Leidengood luck be safe <31   ·  2 days ago

Nicole HilesA LOCAL BOY!!!! YAY!!1   ·  2 days ago

Gary MontgomeryBeautiful German Shepherd.1   ·  2 days ago

Frank TyszkaGood. Lookin. K91   ·  2 days ago

Vicenza MandoleseBeautiful...1   ·  2 days ago

Julia StegeHandsome!1   ·  2 days ago

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WATCH US LIVE this morning in Seattle, WA on the King5 news show (time schedule below) with volunteer, Kelly Kammeraad representing Vested Interest in K9s, Inc., 17 year old fund raiser Christopher Darcy and the Renton, WA police department K9 Unit. Christopher has raised over $1300 towards his goal of $2000 for K9s Fedor and Titan to receive vests..

THIS IS live so you have to catch it when it airs this morning :

Here's the time schedule: 7:30 Pacific Time, 8:30 Mountain Time, 9:30 Central Time, 10:30 Eastern Standard Time

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Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.Want to help out this incredible young man, Christopher Darcy... go to his CROWDRISE link to help him meet his goal of vesting both K9s' Titan and Fedor of the Renton, WA police department:   ·  2 days ago

Margaret LaneGood job raising funds. All the fur heros deserve vests!7   ·  2 days ago

Cassidy SteedEric Gordon ,Chris Nielsen, and Maple Valley Crossfit we made the goal. Thanks for all your help!5   ·  1 day ago

Renee CavalluzziEvery animal should always have a vest on when working to protect us. Animals are very important and have a very hard job.. You can't find a better hardworking, loyal partner and friend than you animal. .2   ·  2 days ago

Cassidy SteedThank you Chris Darcy and Vested Interest! Fedor and I appreciate all the work you have put into this fund raiser.1   ·  1 day ago

Layne ChambersGreat picture1   ·  2 days ago

Nadine DickiePawsome!1   ·  2 days ago

Karen FloydGreat Pic!1   ·  2 days ago

Randy KellyAll k9s should have vest2   ·  2 days ago

Chip PersonGreat Dog! One ugly truck!8 hours ago

Stacey MckernanI'll donate money can I?19 hours ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanAwesome pic. Keep up the good work !!1 day ago

Rhyan Deganlindo cachorro amo essa raça1 day ago

Karin BrownGreat job Christopher Darcy. You are a remarkable young man and have chosen a very worthwhile fundraising effort. Chris you should be very proud. Wishing you great success in your future, you are off to a great start. God Bless you and your family.2 days ago

Natalia MendozaI like the dog because i like the animals i love:-)2 days ago

Marie Delahanty-StarkYay!!! Thank you!!2 days ago

Marie TomkinsonBeautiful man and dog xx2 days ago

Anne-Mare BurgerStunning!2 days ago

Adel Hazratigood luck2 days ago

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Katia PaixãoZeeus *-*2 days ago

Carmen Sabine DuckworthThat's awesome!2 days ago

Angela HansenBeautiful baby2 days ago

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The Roodhouse Police Department’s K9 "Rocky" will be receiving a ballistic vest thanks to a nationwide GROUPON EVENT that has raised over $335,000.00. Rocky is a dual purpose Malinois and is certifi...

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Linda Martin-LaettnerKeep safe!5   ·  3 days ago

Terri Crumrine OrmondYaaay!1   ·  2 days ago

Cindy BoyceBeautiful Rocky, stay safe!1   ·  2 days ago

Shannon Summers JenkinsThank you for not only providing a much needed product, but for raising funds to get vests to departments that might not be able to afford them otherwise. EVERY K9 vested, EVERY time they are on duty.1   ·  3 days ago

Pete RepeatJenni its Shae!1   ·  3 days ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanCongrats Rocky2   ·  3 days ago

Tammy WaitsAll right, Rocky!!!!! You're a gorgeous dog!!! Stay safe, stay alert!!!!2   ·  3 days ago

Debb Taliaferro MartinBless you Rocky2   ·  3 days ago

Kathi OttoRocky your beautiful. ..stay safe officer!2   ·  3 days ago

Janet Hardy ClarkBe safe buddy1   ·  3 days ago

Hernan Saavedra...what a lovely creature...!3 days ago

Missy Nelson ColeYay!3 days ago

Cindy LillyB careful and b safe buddy3 days ago

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Adams Police Department, MA.- K9 Kumar proudly wearing his new vest donated by Vested Interest in K9s proceeds from their "Hog Wild for K9s" Charity Motorcycle Ride in 2013. K9 Kumar is a 2014 graduate of of the Berkshire County Sheriff's Office Patrol Class. This Massachusetts CELEBRITY appears in the 2015 Vested Interest in K9s calendar with his partner Officer Curtis Crane on the "Massachusetts K9 Graduates" page. Preview and purchase the 2015 Vested Interest in K9s calendar: ... See MoreSee Less

We are proud to announce the arrival of Kumar’s bulletproof/ stab resistant vest. Thanks to Vested Interest Inc. Kumar will be protecting and serving his community safely like his fellow officers. ...

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Maria Rose AugustusWhat a handsome fella!!!5   ·  4 days ago

Nadine DickiePawsome!4   ·  4 days ago

Kim FeatherGod bless you and keep you safe!1   ·  3 days ago

Maria EgbertYou are handsome K9 Kumar. Be safe Officer Crane and K9 Kumar.1   ·  4 days ago

Debb Taliaferro MartinSo happy to see the vest on him be safe1   ·  4 days ago

Angela HansenAnd he's adorable in it.1   ·  4 days ago

Karen Raineyso beautiful<33 days ago

Turner GoldsmithWow handsome dog3 days ago

Ann Eaves ParkerGood boy!!!4 days ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanCongrats to both !4 days ago

Cathy LazarusHandsome boy. I salute you Kumar. Stay safe and thanks for your service4 days ago

Karin BrownLooking handsome K9 Kumar in your new vest. You and your handler stay safe and stay alert. Come home each day at end of Watch! Thank you for your service.4 days ago

Doghandler Leidengood protection be safe my friend and get the bad guys4 days ago

Cindy ClarkWhat a beautiful dog; stay safe Kumar!4 days ago

Lisa HydeJust wondering, do the dogs ever try to pull off their vests the first time they wear them?4 days ago

Kimmy MascarelliSo handsome 😍4 days ago

Carol SchmittNow that's a lot of coverage!4 days ago

Sandra Jean KoppinWow! Great looking dog!4 days ago

Tammy WaitsLooking great! Kumar!!!!4 days ago

Cindy BoyceTY Vested Interest in K9s for helping to keep Kumar safe. Such a handsome officer!4 days ago

Dorsee BernatLooking good big guy! stay safe out there.4 days ago

Michelle JohnsonYay! Stay safe handsome4 days ago

Marie Delahanty-StarkI'm so happy! Good looking guy! He looks like Kye in the face <34 days ago

Tamy SmithHANDSOME!!!!!1   ·  4 days ago

Pamela Tuckerwear your vest Always <3 be safe Handsome4 days ago

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Anne WaltherLove mine! My girl "Daffodil" enjoys looking through at all the handsome boys that are the models!1   ·  4 days ago

Linda Kolpin-WeissBeautiful calendars!1   ·  4 days ago

Diane SchraderAngela Roach Flynn3 days ago

Lacy TrappLove my calendar. Every night before bed we look through and learn about all the hard working pups!3 days ago

Debbie WhippleOrdered!!! Love it, bought two, one for me and one for my brother! Awesome job putting this calendar together!4 days ago

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Hope you are having a great Tuesday, Officer Beaver and K9 Kujo. The team is from Santa Fe, TX. K9 Kujo is a Belgian Malinois from Mexico and he obtained his vest from Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. in 2013. In addition to law enforcement work, K9 Kujo lists his interests as: Sniffing Out Dope, Biting Bad Guys, Dock Diving
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K9 Kujo.. Santa Fe,TX

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Turner GoldsmithStay safe out there you two3 days ago

Cathy LazarusYou two make a great team . Thanks for your service4 days ago

Karen FloydGreat Pic !4 days ago

Tracey BurnsYou go girl!4 days ago

Tammy WaitsGreat photo of you both! Stay safe, stay alert!4 days ago

Cindy BoyceBeautiful!4 days ago

Ute TeerBeautiful, go get 'm boy !4 days ago

Ελισάβετ Τακ.congratulation god bless u both !!!!!!4 days ago

Petro SchutteA very stunning and awesome K9 Kino!4 days ago

Russell LinhartGreat photo! U r handsome K9 Kino.Take care of ur self and ur partner!4 days ago

Caroline Boyd TricaricoLove his hobbies (though it sounds like he's a workaholic!) LOVE watching dock diving. None of my five (small breeds) would even consider it!4 days ago

Lynda Barton Detterhello K9 Kujo..u r a handsome fello. Stay safe & God Bless4 days ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanCongrats to both !4 days ago

Sandie GoekenAren't you the Handsome fellow K9 Kujo! Thank You for your service and stay safe. Look out for your own and each other's 6's. <31   ·  4 days ago

Eileen WrigleyWhat a handsome Doggie !!!4 days ago

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YAKIMA, WA- K9 Havoc

A Yakima police dog died this weekend after jumping a fence and being hit by a vehicle, department spokesman Mike Bastinelli reported Monday.

Havoc, a German shepherd and a year-and-a-half veteran of the K-9 patrol unit in Yakima, was struck by a vehicle in the 5000 block of Summitview Avenue at 2 p.m. on Sunday, a police press release says. He was taken to an emergency veterinarian clinic, but the vets found that he had a ruptured spleen and was bleeding internally, injuries too severe to be fixed. He died during surgery at about 6 p.m.

Bastinelli said that Havoc was off-duty Sunday afternoon at his handler’s house when he jumped over a 6-foot fence and ran into the street.

The driver who struck the dog was actually the one who notified authorities, and that person was pretty upset, Bastinelli said.

“They’re very athletic dogs,” he said. “There’s no negligence on the part of the driver’s or anything.”

Havoc started working for the police department in February 2013 when he was 2 years old with his handler, Officer Rob Walters. He would have been 4 years old in November. He was originally from the Czech Republic, where many K-9 patrol dogs come from, Bastinelli said.

Since marijuana was legalized, police dogs don’t do drug searches anymore, but are primarily involved in tracking down suspects, Bastinelli said. In his career, Havoc had “dozens of deployments and multiple finds.”

Havoc is the third police dog to die this year. Retired K-9 members Lektor, who served for eight years and was the first police dog on the force, and Brutus, who served for seven years, both passed away earlier this summer; Lektor in July at age 16 and Brutus in August at age 9.

Havoc is the first police dog to die while still active, and by far the youngest.

The entire department is upset, Bastinelli said, especially Havoc’s handler.

“If you’re familiar with the bond officers have with their K-9, it’s a part of the family,” Bastinelli said. “They get very very close because they not only work with them; they live with them.”

Police dogs are a significant investment, costing around $16,000 to train and take on, but Havoc’s death leaves the department with only three K-9 members, so there’s a “distinct possibility” that the department will get another dog, Bastinelli said. The cost of dogs in the past has been covered by local donations; Bastinelli said there is interest among local businesses in supporting another dog.

Yakima police Chief Dominic Rizzi said he would like to have some kind of memorial service for Havoc but a date has not been set. It’s not clear if that service would be open to the public or not.

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Dana Weber-ouvrierRIP Havoc. Thank you for being so loyal and your service. May you roam free in heaven! Xo6   ·  5 days ago

Shannon Summers JenkinsGuard the Rainbow Bridge until your family gets to you sweet boy. RIP Havoc. :( May your partner and family find peace in your memories.5   ·  5 days ago

Monette Ramer-AmayaSo sorry for Havoc's handler and family and all of the PD.. Because these K9s are so smart and so well trained we might expect them to be savvy to all elements. Bless them for doing their best .. rest easy Havoc and family... we are blessed to have known of you.4   ·  5 days ago

Leona EbertsSo sorry for your loss. I wouldn't know what to do of anything would happen to my German shephard. I love him more than words can say. RIP Havoc.3   ·  4 days ago

Deb VozniakSo very sad to hear this. RIP Havoc and condolences to his handler and the Yakima PD at such a tragic time.3   ·  4 days ago

Melissa A. FarleyRIP Havoc3   ·  4 days ago

Christine BurrowSo sorry for your loss Yakima Police Dept. and condolences to his handler. RIP K9 Havoc - this is always such sad news.3   ·  5 days ago

Staci Leann HerrleyRIP!2   ·  4 days ago

Karen SlumanSorry for the department's loss. Beautiful K92   ·  4 days ago

Buzzards Bay BuccaneersSadly missed.2   ·  4 days ago

Sheena LangfordRIP our four pawed service man1   ·  4 days ago

Dnd FarmSo sad to hear R.I.P : (1   ·  4 days ago

Harry ClydeRIP1   ·  4 days ago

Mary Ann J. KaczmarskiSo, so sorry. What a tragedy.1   ·  5 days ago

Punkie Sawyer:(1   ·  5 days ago

Chris FahlstromRIP K9 hero Havoc... Run free sweet Angel.1   ·  5 days ago

Turner GoldsmithRIP Love the K9"s1   ·  5 days ago

Donna Collingwood😭💔1   ·  5 days ago

Ann Eaves ParkerAwwww Poor Havoc!!! Good boy! Thank you for your service. Please give Kye a big lick for me when you get to Rainbow Bridge :)1   ·  5 days ago

Rita R. Dilley-EvansSo sad...tears.....:'(1   ·  5 days ago

Sara ForsytheRIP Havoc1   ·  5 days ago

Claudia Gibson Steen:(1   ·  5 days ago

Tami Gehrke Argo-RayVery handsome dog-so sorry! :'(1   ·  5 days ago

Juliana NailenWhat's up with these officers dying? Just saw a week ago about a shepherd K9 Officer falling off a garage during a training session.1   ·  5 days ago

Chris GordonR.un I.n P.aradise1   ·  5 days ago

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David ClabornFirst to introduce myself , I am a former US Army Airborne /Ranger with experience in the training of K-9 's stemming from my service . I love working with animals and for the past 27 years done animal rescue and dog training for a hobbie that I have , My personal Animal Rescue Assist K-9 , trained him myself , has the ability to catch a tennis ball before it hits the ground at 180 ft and is consistant at that speed , Already at only 22 months old he has been successful in 5 live rescues and has been commended by the Jefferson Co TN Police Dept on his ability .I have trained him in both Community and Rugged Terrian Search , Debre Search & Water Rescue opps . Buddy is very muti task , and can be used with canine or non-canine rescues and human rescues as well . Buddy is a rare sub breed off the Black Mouth Cur known as an Indian Cur ( low content Timber Wolf ) , to bad your settings don't allow pix to be posted would love to show you guys some of his skills , I think you would be impressed20   ·  5 days ago

Tammy HaleyRobby Akers3   ·  5 days ago

Krista CaulkinsJeff Hobson4 days ago

Jon BillowKC Pierrepont4 days ago

Lynda Barton DetterThis is just toooooo cute!!!!!!!!!!4 days ago

Tami Morris-BeattyLol. GOOD Humor.4 days ago

Jacci Hundley Doylelol very cute4 days ago

Russell LinhartThe more I meet people the more I love animals!5 days ago

Larry GuthrieYou can run from a dog and all that is going to happen you will be out of breath when he bites you . Funny how a sixty pound dog can knock a giant of a man down in a heartbeat5 days ago

Mona Hamilton-CunninghamLol5 days ago

Sandee Simonds SamuelsonToo cute!5 days ago

Peggy DuddyVery funny5 days ago

Joe CainTravis5 days ago

Ruth Duffer-NicholsLMFAO !! EPIC !!5 days ago

Sandra LynchHehehe4 days ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanAwesome5 days ago

Gail CastineAnimals first <35 days ago

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In memory of a K9 Hero, Kye from Oklahoma City Police department who sacrificed his life in the line of duty on August 25.

Vested Interest in K9s and Hayward DuPont are pleased to host, "Doctors Vesting K9 Heroes" now through October 10.

How does this campaign work?

CLICK on the Indiegogo link and select "Contribute Now" to donate
(Donations are tax deductible)

SHARE through the Indiegogo link to your social media and email connections.

All proceeds from this event will be used to provide bullet and stab protective vests for law enforcement dogs nationwide. Each vest will bear the embroidery, "In Memory of K9 Kye, Oklahoma City Police Department"

We are committed to honoring this four legged K9 Hero. Thank you to our friends at Crimestoppers Case Files in Chicago for this beautiful poster.
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Hollywoods EastonHusband and I got our shirts the day it started :)absolutely an amazing organization!1   ·  5 days ago

Danielle GuygerI feel so bad about what happened to kye, thank you for your service pup RIP. But great way to celebrate his life!4 days ago

Shannon GrahamIt isn't as if these dogs have a choice. It's conflicting for me. They do amazing work but it breaks my heart that some have to die.5 days ago

Rhonda Ferrara Normanin memory5 days ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanCongrats to all5 days ago

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ST. PAUL, MN- 2nd Annual Benefit for MN K9s in Law Enforcement. We hope to see you there at the CaJah Salon on Setpember 27. K9 Demos, K9 Calendar Autograph Signing session, Raffle and more...
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Once again this year, we will have 1 K9 Cesar available at the Silent Auction. K9 Cesar is the reason Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. came into being, and we're excited to carry on his legacy by helping ...

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Horry County Sheriff's Office, SC, Deputy Martinelli and his partner K9 Kane meet Vested Interest in K9s Board Member, Justine Long. K9 Kane proudly wears his vest in Memory of K9 Rocco of the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police. Ms Long said, "It was great honor to meet Deputy Martinelli and his partner K9 Kane." (3 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

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Kenneth MartinelliThank you   ·  1 week ago

Rose Bolas SokolAnother Rocco vest.3   ·  1 week ago

Nadine DickiePawsome!1   ·  7 days ago

Ann Eaves ParkerGood boy!!!1   ·  1 week ago

Kelly Spencer Fitzgeraldawesome1   ·  1 week ago

Sandee Simonds SamuelsonThank you!5 days ago

Edward J QueerAwesome a little "bit of the 'burg at the beach"6 days ago

Doghandler Leidenmice dog your K-9 will be safe I hope be safe <3 greets from The The Hague, Netherlands6 days ago

Jim AcostaYa'll keep Myrtle Beach safe!7 days ago

Terri Crumrine OrmondYaaaay!! Stay safe, everyone!!!!!7 days ago

Sophia RobertsMyrtle Beach.,, Wow!7 days ago

Rhonda Ferrara Normanin memory of rocco7 days ago

Marilyn FryWonderful!7 days ago

Tracey BurnsI just left Myrtle Beach last week!7 days ago

Ελισάβετ Τακ.congratulation mr. sheriff we love u <31   ·  1 week ago

Margaret MortAwesome Thank you so much for this vest and all you do for these k-9's. Very proud of you. I pray someday soon all k/9's will have a vest. Be safe6 days ago

Roberta Rowland GoodmanCongrats2   ·  1 week ago

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