What we offer
25 Years of k9 training experience
Consistency is key, and we provide consistently great results thanks to our rich background of experience and an encompassing range of training cases.
Large Dedicated Facility in Taylor, Michigan
Our location is fitted to what we do. We have the space, equipment and knowledge necessary to make it a great experience.
Law Enforcement, Security and General Courses
We bring extensive, award-winning experience with law enforcement and security canine handling & training to form an unparalleled portfolio of expertise.
What we do
Professional Security Canine Service
Our work spans the gamut from personal one-on-one dog training to professional law enforcement courses and certifications, offering a tailored program for any requirements.
K9 Academy is unique in its approach to dog obedience. Our training is designed to give you a solid scientifically reinforced and proven way to raise and train your dog.
We specialize not only in training dogs, but believe in the importance of educating and supporting owners on proper training and methods, which helps to establish clear lines of communication.
Understanding the dog’s physical and social behavior is the most fundamental lesson to learn. To educate the Handler that consistency is the key to a well behaved and socialized dog. We're here to guide the way.
A selection of general classes Offered:
A four week class which consists of socialization, bite inhibition, soft mouth behavior, household manners and the proper use of kennels, laying the foundation for an obedient and well-mannered canine companion.
A four week class consisting of using correction, guidance and praise to introduce essential everyday commands. Additional topics covered are canine characteristics, proper use of equipment, common training mistakes, avoiding behavioral problems, house breaking, destruction of property and importance of proper kennel usage.
A four week class that introduces off-leash work, team coordination and advanced commands while enhancing the basic skills learned previously. This class follows and builds on the fundamentals provided in the Basic Class.
Welcome to the new Site!
K9ATF.com has received a makeover! Existing members will continue to submit their documents via the accustomed platform. There is an “Officer Login” button on the top right that will take you to the members page. You can also bookmark this link for quick access: K9ATF Officer Login Link If you have pictures you would like[…]
K9 Academy has Moved!
The K9 Academy Training Facility has gotten larger. We moved from a 8,000 sq ft building to a 25,000 sq ft vacant Elementary School with 10 acres of surrounding land. We could not be more excited about the training possibilities and advantages for our customers and K9 partners. Please come and enjoy our new Headquarters! See[…]
Vaccine Titer Tests
At the Adored Best Veterinary Clinic we do not recommend yearly vaccine boosters. We do, however, recommend bi-yearly to yearly exams as a preventative health care measure. For our clients who would like the added reassurance that their companion has protective anti-body levels against infectious disease, the clinic offers titer tests; a procedure that measures[…]
The challenge to produce effective and safe vaccines for the prevalent infectious diseases of humans and animals has become increasingly difficult. In veterinary medicine, evidence implicating vaccines in triggering immune-mediated and other chronic disorders (vaccinosis) is compelling. While some of these problems have been traced to contaminated or poorly attenuated batches of vaccine that revert[…]
Vaccine Protocol Update
Vaccine protocol FORWARDED WITH PERMISSION Dr. W. Jean Dodd’s vaccination protocol is now being adopted by ALL 27 North American veterinary schools. Get the word out. VACCINATION NEWS FLASH *I would like to make you aware that all 27 veterinary schools in North America are in the process of changing their protocols for vaccinating dogs[…]
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