“York” On 10/16/14 the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office K-9 York died from Mesenteric Torsion after collapsing in his kennel while resting at home. He was able to be rushed to the VCA but was unable to be saved even though he received the absolute best treatment and care.
York had just begun week two of his Patrol K-9 Basic Academy and was showing lots of promise.
He was 20 months old and imported from Slovakia through Adlerhorst Kennels in Riverside California.
ONLY TWO MORE DAYS to participate. Now through Saturday, October 25 at MIDNIGHT Eastern Standard TIme join our ONLINE Jamberry Nail Fund Raiser Party. Jamberry nail wraps offer the hottest trend in fashion. Wrap your nails in over 300 different designs. Jamberry wraps are SAFE for dogs.
The event is being hosted by Heather Kelly and Kim French. Shopping is from the comfort of your own home and 20% of the proceeds are being donated to Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. Preview and purchase Jamberry nail wraps: heathermkel.jamberrynails.net/ REMEMBER to choose "Kim's Party" when checking out so that our fund raiser gets credit.
This newest addition to the PBSO K-9 Family needs a name!
The PBSO K-9 Unit just received a 10 week old, female, American bloodhound. Please give us your name suggestions for this future crime-fighte...
Danielle AllenWillow. My police officer friend had a bloodhound named Willow and she was amazing. He took it really hard when she passed a few years ago. He has a new partner/bloodhound now. It would be honorable if this puppy was named after Willow or another former K9.2 · 8 hours ago
Caycee EndersOMG....I am dying from cuteness overload!!!!! ^_^2 · 16 hours ago
Mindy MillerSince history of the breed is thought to be descended from hounds once kept at the Abbey of St Hubert in Belgium, how about Abbey?2 · 17 hours ago
THESE 4 K-9's NEED A VEST! This Sunday, October 26, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. has partnered with Banfield Pet Hospital of Cary, NC to raise funds for the four K9s from Wilson County Sheriff's Department in NC at "Paw-Traits for Protection". Event location: Jackie's Basics and Beyond Dog Training 230 East Johnson St. Bldg B, Cary, NC from 11am-5pm.
Bring your dog and enjoy a painting session with your four legged companion and take home a keepsake of the paw print art you create together! We will be providing canvas and assorted non-toxic paint colors. Prices range from $10 to $30 depending on the size canvas and amount of colors that you choose. We will also have auction items as well as Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. 2015 calendars and merchandise for sale.
All dogs must be leashed and well behaved.
For all those who can not attend the event you can still donate at the folowing link. Thanks for helping give the gift of protection! www.razoo.com/story/Paw-Traits-1
Tabatha ThrashI would SO be there if i lived there. Every that can should get on and order a shirt (which are amazingly comfortable!) or donate! We miss Kye here in Oklahoma City and pray for safe returns home everynight. As a daughter to a Lt. with the Oklahoma City Police Department our family knows that one night maybe the last one. Lets get ALL K9 Officers Vested! 2 · 1 day ago
Karin BrownWhat a great event! Thank you to Banfield Pet Hospital for sponsoring the event and for Jackie's Basics and Beyond for providing the location. It would be truly awesome if these 4 K9s and their handlers could offer Paw-to-graphs (for a donation, of course) for supporters with or without companion animals to have a great souvenir to accompany their donation!17 hours ago
On 10/21/14 at approximately 0127 hours, the Colorado Springs Police Department was notified of a personal robbery in the area of 1600 Briargate Blvd where the suspects confronted the victims with han...
THIS WEEK ONLY! Now through Saturday, October 25 at MIDNIGHT Eastern Standard TIme join our ONLINE Jamberry Nail Fund Raiser Party. Jamberry nail wraps offer the hottest trend in fashion. Wrap your nails in over 300 different designs. The event is being hosted by Heather Kelly and Kim French. Shopping is from the comfort of your own home and 20% of the proceeds are being donated to Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. Preview and purchase Jamberry nail wraps: heathermkel.jamberrynails.net/ REMEMBER to choose "Kim's Party" when checking out so that our fund raiser gets credit.
The 2015 Vested Interest in K9s calendar will sweep you off your feet! Founder, Sandy Marcal and calendar celebrity, Officer Aaron Bowman of CT Department of Corrections give the thumbs up for the calendar that showcases K9's from, Mass, CT, MD, OH, HI, AK, FL, IL, MN, PA, WA.
Temple University Police Department in PA and Vested Interest in K9s extend their thanks to "Labs with a Heart" for their generous vest donation to K9 Baron.
K9 Baron is a 3 year old Belgian Malinois certified in Patrol and Explosive Detection who was born in The Netherlands. He joined the Temple University Police Department located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2013 and is assigned to K9 Officer Doug Hotchkiss. The K9 team began their formal training at the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Police K9 Academy in February 2013 and have completed over 960 hours of training. K9 Baron loves to go for walks, play fetch and play with his dog friends. He does not like suspects who try to assault, escape, or flee. (2 photos) ... See MoreSee Less
Folks or organizations who sponsor the entire cost of a vest ($950) have an option to select a custom embroidery sentiment, such as what you see here on K9 CJ's vest of Johnson City, New York. In some cases they opt to memorialize a loved one, be it a person or pet, or mention the name of their company. ... See MoreSee Less
From our inbox! K9 Artie of the Montague, MA police department enjoying a fall day in his new vest. We had the pleasure of meeting K9 Artie and his handler Officer Jim Ruddock at the MAPWDA Seminar at Umass Amherst. Artie's vest was donated through the proceeds of the Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. "Hog Wild for K9s" motorcycle ride. ... See MoreSee Less
K-9 CELEBRITY APPEARANCE, TODAY, Saturday, Oct. 18 in OHIO. Appearing at the Fall Campout 1756 Osborn Rd. Wilmington, OH. is the team of Officer Jason Lagore and Ohio State Park K9 "Ranger". They will be on hand from noon to 1:00 pm to autograph the Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. 2015 calendar in which Ranger's picture is featured in the month of June and on the cover. Calendars are available at a cost of $15 each. Calendars may also be previewed and purchased online at: www.vik9s.org/2015-calendar/
Additional attractions: Pumpkin carving, costume and campsite judging, movies, kids crafts, craft and vendor show, jail and bail, 50/50 raffle and FOOD!!
Photo of Officer Lagore and K9 Ranger courtesy of Burlile Photography (2 photos) ... See MoreSee Less