K9 & Service Dog Resources

The following lists have been compiled with the assistance of a career K9 officer with extensive experience including recovery after the 9/11 attacks, as well as the wide variety of tasks associated with a major metropolitan area.
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Legitimate Organizations dealing with Service Dogs

  • Canine Companions for Independence
  • Int'l Assoc of Assistance Dog Partners
  • Assistance Dogs International
  • Guide Dogs For the Blind
  • Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation

Legitimate National Organizations providing Standards and Certifications for Police K9

  • North American Police Working Dog Association NAPWDA
  • United States Police Canine Association USPCA
  • National Police Bloodhound Association NPBA

Legitimate organizations dealing with other aspects of Police K9 training and deployment

  • Eden Consulting Group
  • Canine Legal Update and Opinions

Legitimate Federal and Civilian organizations involved in any or all aspects involved in the training certification and deployment of working dogs. (NON Police K9 venues)

  • ATF