About Us

American K-9 Interdiction, LLC (AK9I) is a Service Disabled, Veteran-Owned Business, with its corporate offices and training facilities located in Southeastern Virginia.

We produce and train superior working dogs for government, law enforcement, and private entities. AK9i specializes in training canines and handlers for policing/patrol assignments, narcotics detection, explosives detection on and off leash, tracking/trailing and specialty disciplines.


Mission Statement

Our mission is to safeguard lives, property and our nation's critical assets and infrastructure. This occurs through the dedicated efforts of our employees, under ethical corporate leadership, utilizing unsurpassed training methodologies to deliver superior canine team performance for those who depend upon it.

We are committed to:

  • Honesty, integrity and consistency in all of our actions
  • The use of cutting-edge, proven, training methods and tools
  • Maintaining safe working conditions for our employees and clients
  • Client loyalty, which often includes demonstrating significant flexibility

Vision Statement

American K-9 Interdiction strives to earn wide recognition as an industry leader in the canine security field. Our vision is to be branded as the canine and canine team provider of choice, a company that can train and produce canines and canine handlers of the highest caliber. Our vision is being achieved through the consistent practices of selective canine procurement, targeted recruiting and hiring, and the demonstration of quality craftsmanship through AK9I product results in real -world situations.