About PK9A™ and Our Mission

The Police K-9 Association was established in 1985, shortly after the start of the K-9 Unit. Original founding members created bylaws. These were created by K-9 handlers, for K-9 handlers. The Police K-9 Association was created to help get the equipment, training needed to be a successful K-9 team. There is costs in starting and maintaining a successful K-9 program. City and county financial expenses often cut out needed equipment, to maintain policing in other areas. That is where the Police K-9 Association assists these agencies.

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    We welcome you to browse our galleries to view our K-9s and what's happening within the Police K-9 Association.

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Training for our future - protecting yours

We are a non-profit group of local K-9 teams based in Canton, Ohio. We raise money to assist our agencies in keeping our K-9 programs alive and well.

Our members consist of handlers / K-9s from Canton, Dover, Tuscarawas County, Carroll County, New Philadelphia, Cambridge, Alliance, Uhrichsville, Louisville, Cadiz, Martins Ferry, Stark County, Smith Township, Twinsburg and others.


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