The Explosive Detection Canines That Protect The Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thanksgiving day parade celebrations are made up of family, friends, and even man’s best friends, dogs. Many of us that gather for holiday festivities are thankful for the long weekend, the time spent amongst those we care about, and the time off from our workplace.  Many of our canine companions that join us in our [...]

Notre Dame Security Police Adds a Pair of Vapor Wake Dogs to Their Team

The University of Notre Dame added two out of the ordinary employees to their team this year. They go by Skeet and Toxi, and they are a highly trained pair of Labrador retrievers.  Skeet and Toxi are the newest members of the Notre Dame Security Police (NDSP) team, paired with their handlers they are bringing [...]

Vapor Wake Canines are the Best Defense Against Subway Attacks

With subway attacks on the rise, cities have been in search for a solution to help mitigate increased risk. Vapor Wake Canines give a whole new meaning to man’s best friend. Our Vapor Wake dogs are well-trained to pick-up the scent of explosives even in high-pedestrian-traffic areas. Our canines have proven to be an objective [...]

Notre Dame Security Police (NDSP) Adds Vapor Wake Canines to Their Department

Originally published in The Observer. Click here to view original article. Notre Dame Security Police (NDSP) implemented a K-9 program this semester to add another layer of security to its operations. The two black Labrador retrievers who were recently added to the police department — 3-year-old Skeet and 18-month-old Toxi — are NDSP’s first security dogs, Clark [...]

Anti-Terrorism Security: Meet the Patented Pups Supporting the NYPD

VWK9’s Vapor Wake canines protected spectators at the 2017 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade. If you watched the 91st Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade, there’s a good chance you didn’t notice one of the parade’s interesting features because it wasn’t as conspicuous as the six-story Snoopy lumbering through the air thanks to 300,000 to 700,000 cubic feet [...]