Meet Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. 2015 Calendar Celebrities Officer Chad Norman and his partner K9 Sherlock, a 4 year old Bloodhound, are members of the Jupiter Police Department in Southeast Florida. They have worked and trained together as a team for four years. K9 Sherlock was donated to the agency by the Jimmy Ryce Foundation, at the young age of twelve weeks, and is certified annually by the Florida Law Enforcement Canine Association and the National Police Bloodhound Association in the tracking/trailing of missing, lost, or endangered persons and criminals. K9 Sherlock is an ambassador to his community and a loyal member of Officer Norman’s family. Sherlock’s vest was provided through a donation by PetArmor.
Many thanks to March 2015 page sponsor: Woof Gang Bakery and photographer Adam Brown.. ... See MoreSee Less
Time to clean out the CLOSETS for the K9s, SAVE the DATES and PLEASE SHARE!, April 12- April 18 (these dates only) and gather your unwanted items for "Donation Week for the K9s" at Savers. Three participating locations for drop off in West Springfield, Fall River and Plymouth, MA. Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. will receive .20 per pound of each donated item during "Donation Week" Your donated items will help provide a K9 with a bullet and stab protective vest. ... See MoreSee Less
Utah Highway Patrol, K9 Titan has been awarded a bullet and stab protective vest.
The Utah Highway Patrol K9 Titan has been awarded a ballistic vest thanks to a nonprofit organization, Vested Intere...
Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. is sending their condolences to Deputy Pete Campo of the Worcester County Sheriff's Office, his family and friends on the recent passing of his K9 partner, Molly. Molly joins her brother, K9 Adam over the rainbow bridge. Rest easy beautiful girl.
Thanks so much to Betty Lindblom of 5 Dogs Phootography for the photos she took of K9's Adam and Molly that were featured in our 2013 K9 calendar. ... See MoreSee Less
Bonn BischWhy do many of the K9 dogs pass away when they are so young? Or shortly after they are retiered? Two of my dogs that were on the farm, one lived till he was 19 years old, and one was just about 18 yrs. old.5 days ago
Meet K9 Chase of the Faribault, MN Police Department wearing his new vest. K-9 Chase was born on December 5th, 2013 in Slovakia and was imported into the United States in January 2014 to become a police dog, where he was teamed up with his handler Officer Mike Thul of the Faribault MN Police Department. They completed training in May of 2014. K-9 Chase is trained and certified in patrol and apprehension work, as well as narcotics. Chase is the Faribault Police Department’s first ever K9 and is a valuable addition to the department. Chase likes to ride in the car with Officer Mike, chew on his KONG, and bark at his neighbors. He dislikes bad guys, bullies, and going to the vet. ... See MoreSee Less
The Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Office K9s Janke and Jax have been awarded bullet & stab resistant vests thanks to a non profit organization, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. and the Friends of Grand Traverse County K9s who provided $2,023 for the vests. ... See MoreSee Less
The Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Office K9s Janke and Jax have been awarded bullet & stab resistant vests thanks to a non profit organization, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. Friends of Grand Traver...
Patty TaylorVery handsome.. Want to share at this time. Our K9 officer Karson missing for 61 days from Wilmington Ohio, has been found on 2-22-15. Thanks to each and everyone who said a Prayer for his return. These K9s are very intelligent officers, protecting our Community's with great Pride and dedication..29 · 6 days ago
Mary Lou Sheridanwhat a pair of handsome officers......looking so proud with their badges......keep yourselves and your partner safe at all times.................39 · 6 days ago
Toni GrigusThank you To All who Helped Purchase, Their Protected Outfit's. HUG1 · 6 days ago
Toni GrigusGREAT New's ! But IMO, OUR tax Dollar's, SHOULD Pay For ALL Officer's and K9 Officers Protection outfit's !!!! Janke & Jax you ARE Gorgeous ! HUG Love ,Respect and Appreciation . Thank you for your service .1 · 6 days ago
Tanya Howard BoikeThose two are some handsome (or pretty), lol police officers right there, LOL! Hero;s all the way!6 days ago
Over $11,000 was raised to provide bullet and stab resistant vests through calendar sales
The Bradford County Sheriff’s Office in FLA is pleased to announce that K9 Bara has been awarded a ballistic vest thanks to a nonprofit organization, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. The nationwide charity raised over $11,000 through their 2015 calendar sales which will provide vests for law enforcement dogs who are in need. Over 1300 calendars were distributed throughout the United States which featured K9’s in the states of MA, CT, MD, FL, IL, OH, PA, WA, HI, AK. Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. is a 501c (3) charity located in East Taunton, MA. Whose mission is to provide bullet and stab protective vests and other assistance to dogs of law enforcement and related agencies throughout the United States. Each vest costs $950.00 and has a 5 year warranty. The nonprofit was established in 2009 to assist law enforcement agencies with this potentially life saving body armor for their four legged K9 Officers. Through private and corporate sponsorships, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. provided over 1292 law enforcement dogs in 40 states with protective vests since 2009 at a cost of over $1.2 million dollars. Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. announces their 7” plush stuffed German Shepherd K9 Hero, "Cesar", and company ambassador of Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. now for sale online for $15.00 at www.vik9s.org. Proceeds from the sales will provide bullet and stab protective vests, for police dogs actively working without the potentially lifesaving equipment.
The organization orders the U.S. made vests exclusively from distributor Regency Police Supply in Hyannis, MA. who also does the custom embroidery on the body armor. Vests are manufacturer by Armor Express in Central Lake, MI. New K9 graduates as well as K9's with expired vests are eligible to participate. The program is open to law enforcement dogs who are US employed, certified and at least 19 months of age. For more information or to learn about volunteer opportunities, please call 508-824-6978. Tax deductible donations accepted via mail to: Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. P.O. Box 9 East Taunton, MA 02718 or via the website: www.vik9s.org. ... See MoreSee Less