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Organization Provides Service Dog for Veteran Free of Charge

February 9th, 2015|

AUBURN, AL (WTVM) – A combat hero and veteran of three wars hopes to overcome his struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder, with the help of man’s best friend. One of life’s greatest blessings is the love of a good dog. Lee Blackwell believes the bond he’s developing with his Labrador, Aubie, can help him overcome […]

Veterans Pair with Service Dogs for Study

February 9th, 2015|

Gunter, a 24-month-old chocolate lab, stands erect, pressing the length of his body across the front of his trainer’s legs. “Behind,” says Fanie Benecke, director of canine services for iK9. Gunter responds, walking around Benecke to stand against the back of his legs.

Gunter is one of three service dogs trained by iK9 to assist veterans with Post […]

DARPA FIDOS Ph II

July 10th, 2014|

http://www.livescience.com/26708-military-dogs-brain-scans.html

GEOINT Symposium

April 29th, 2014|

iK9 at the 2013 GEOINT Symposium in Tampa, FL

Watch the video on GEOINtv HERE

Vapor Wake® at the New York City Marathon. “…a popular labrador named Ray.”

November 4th, 2013|

An article in Forbes highlighting the use of Vapor Wake® Detection canines in the New York City Marathon.

Early NY Marathon Race Results: NYPD Will Finish In First Place, As 'New York's Finest' Break Security Records – Forbes.

Military working dog monument dedicated

October 30th, 2013|

by Mike Joseph
Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Public Affairs

10/28/2013 – JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas — The first national monument dedicated to U.S. Military Working Dog teams was unveiled in a ceremony here Monday.

The dedication and unveiling ceremony completes a quest to nationally recognize military working dogs and handlers started in 2001 by John Burnam, […]

iK9 in South Korea

October 25th, 2013|

The iK9 Team in South Korea exploring the latest in global canine science.
Paul Hammond, Director of Canine Services, is holding a newly born Belgian Malinois.
iK9 continues to explore new and exciting canine technologies.

iK9 Supports “Tunnels to Towers” run in New York City

October 10th, 2013|

Vapor Wake® Detection canines in action in New York City.
35,000 participants – 3 Vapor Wake® Teams – 0 explosive threats.

Auburn University canine detection goes commercial

September 4th, 2013|

AUBURN UNIVERSITY – Auburn University, through the Auburn Research and Technology Foundation, ARTF, has entered into a license agreement with a new canine training and provider, iK9 Holding Co. LLC, for its VAPOR WAKE® technology. VAPOR WAKE training enhances explosive detection canine teams with additional abilities and training to detect hand-carried and/or body-worn explosives. iK9 will […]

Shout out from K9 Cop

August 28th, 2013|

A big SHOUT OUT to our 2013 Conference GOLD Sponsor iK9 These guys are breaking new ground in K-9 scent… http://t.co/jmZPvvxJR7

— K-9 Cop Magazine (@k9copmagazine) June 2, 2013