Protecting K9s is Our Priority

Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. is a 501c(3) non-profit whose mission is to provide bullet and stab protective vests and other assistance to dogs of law enforcement and related agencies throughout the country.

Since 2009, our organization has donated:

  • More than 5,597 K9 ballistic vests
  • 3,300 K9 opioid reversal NARCAN Kits
  • More than $401,200 of K9 medical insurance premiums through our Healthcare for K9 Heroes program
  • Over $185,600 in K9 medical first aid kits
  • Three Chevy Tahoes patrol vehicles custom-fitted for a K9 Unit, valued at over $50,000 each
  • One Advanced Canine Medical Trainer (K9 Diesel) a full-body state-of-the-art skills trainer for canine first responders that simulates active breathing, audio queues and over 28 different features and medical intervention sites at $62,000

All of our programs are made possible with funds raised through contributions, grants and fundraising events.

Find our other programs in the right hand menu or to see if your K9 qualifies for a donated ballistic vest, click the button below.

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Healthcare for K9 Heroes

Eligible K9s receive annual medical insurance coverage.

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Eligible agencies can request up to 4 NARCAN overdose reversal kits.

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K9 First Aid Medical Kits

Eligible agencies can request up to 4 First Aid Medical Kits.