VDK THE LEADER IN PERFORMANCE K9s
VDK is a comprehensive canine solutions provider for local, state and federal law enforcement agencies; including United States Department of Defense. We provide canines, both green and finished, that serve as our nations defenders both domestically and abroad. Our canines consistently meet the highest levels of performance standards socially, environmentally, and operationally.
VDK provides professional handler education that is innovative and comprehensive. Our education courses will empower your handlers with the knowledge to deploy their canine and most importantly maintain high training standards on their canine. VDK handler courses will get you and your canine operational and ready for street or deployment.
SATE OF MICHIGAN VENDOR CODE - VS0014153
FEDERAL SAM - 052137443
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY CAGE - 7ZM35
DUNS - 052137443
VDK MISSION STATEMENT
VDK is committed in providing high performance canines that will work in the demanding operating environments associated with national security and governmental needs. Canines with the operational capability to thrive in active, dynamic, and distracting environments; protecting the nation’s citizens, borders, and transportation system.
VDK is committed in providing canines the most diverse and comprehensive training facilities possible. Producing the best possible canines also requires facilities that allow us to work the dogs in various environments designed to evolve the canines tolerance of various stressors encountered throughout the working life of the dog. Stressors that include noise, people, slick surfaces, high surfaces, wobbly surfaces, various lighting and much more.
Facility Main Campus – Our facility is set up with intense audio and visual systems that play an array of environmental sounds and stimulus that a canine would experience in the field. This facility also have simulated training rooms, within the main training room. Training areas include items for both detection and apprehension work. This facility also contains multiple environmental obstacles designed to build the best canine possible.
Our main campus facility is 4200 heated square feet along with an 80 meter by 40 meter outdoor training field.
In addition, there is a large auxiliary field for various training scnearios.
A large, two building, 12,000 plus square feet addition is also in the planning and development phase.
Auxiliary Training Site - Our auxiliary facility is a 60,000 square foot retired school. This facility has multiple rooms, various flooring, various real work agility equipment, various stressor rooms and much more.
Airport Access - VDK currently reserves access to a large hanger located within 1 miles of our Main Campus. This allows private and Federal clientele the ability to fly in for canine procurement.
Tow Yard - Diversification is key in canine training. 24/7 access to a large tow yard within 15 minutes of our Main Campus and within 10 minutes of our Auxiliary Training Site.
Mobility - Having the ability to deliver you quality canines in the quantity you need. Our Current configuration allows VDK to deliver up to 15 canines. A second canine carrier has been ordered, allowing delivery of an additional 16 canines.
Veterinarian - VDK is fortunate to veterinary medical coverage 24/7, provided by Livingston Vet Clinic.