Detection

Western K9 Security, K-9 Detection teams consist of experienced security personnel teamed with highly driven, effective K-9’s.

All K-9 detection dogs are Certified annually by the Justice Institute of BC in either Narcotic Detection or Explosive Detection.

Our Explosive Detection Dogs are trained on:

  • Smokeless Powder
  • Black Powder
  • Commercial and Military Dynamite
  • Ammonium Nitrate
  • Primer Sheet (Flex-X)
  • Semtex A & H
  • Detonator Cord
  • TNT
  • ANFO
  • C-4
  • Safety Fuse
  • Slurry

Our Narcotic Detection Dogs are trained on:

  • Hashish
  • Marijuana
  • Heroin
  • Cocaine
  • Ecstasy
  • Methamphetamine

Search dogs receive training in different environments to ensure our clients receive teams with high-performance levels.

  • Buildings – Apartment and Warehouses
  • Baggage
  • Vehicles
  • Commercial Trucks
  • Cruise Ships and passenger Ferry’s
  • Trains
  • Open Areas
  • Camps – Kitchens, Dorms & equipment

EXPLOSIVES: Licensed (2017) with Natural Resources Canada, Explosives Regulatory Division, and Controlled Goods of Canada.

NARCOTICS: Licensed (2017) with Health Canada, Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch.

We do not cross train our canines.

Explosive trained canines are trained to alert passively.