Israeli Special Tactics K9 is a U.S. based company located in sunny Palm Beach County, Florida. IST K9 specializes in the training and sales of very unique K9’s to fit your needs. Their mission is to provide law enforcement with K9’s that perform the necessary tasks for public safety. They also offer for sale to the public, K9’s that are trained to their maximum abilities. Whether it is a protection dog or a family protection dog, IST K9 will be sure the K9 you choose to purchase will effectively accommodate your needs and keep you and your family safe.
IST K9 Trainers are very experienced, former IDF (Israeli Defense Forces), Special Operations and K-9 Units, and /or Law Enforcement K9 Trainers. This has given them the knowledge and ability to bring unique Tactics to the United States and to other Countries.
Shay Maimoni was compelled to start this company to be able to provide Law Enforcement and Military Personnel K9 Handlers with K9’s they can trust while on the job.
Shay has a vision to save more lives by training/educating the K9 Trainers, Handlers, Homeland Security, Special Operations K9 Operatives, and Security Companies with Training/Education K9’s so they can better assist and perform their job to the highest level.
At IST K9, the belief is that with training and education success is inevitable. IST K9 offers a wide variety of K9 Courses/Classes and Seminars with Speakers and Trainers from around the world.
IST K9 Trainers participate in continuing education so they are equipped with the most modern skills and training. Their canine courses, classes and seminars are with experienced speakers and trainers from all around the world. They will direct you in the right direction and you always learn something new.
IST K9 imports dogs from all over the world. Shay Maimoni, founder and head trainer, will travel to evaluate a dog to insure that you are presented with the best dogs available.
Police K9/Law Enforcement:
IST K9 has available; Patrol Dogs, Tracking Dogs and Evidence Recovery Dogs, Bomb Detection, Narcotics and Explosive Dogs, and Money Dogs used in Law enforcement and Federal government agencies. From, Green, Trained, Titled or Pre-Titled, IST K9 has it; if they do not, they will import it for your agency. The companies approach is with dedication, pride. You can count on them to supply K9’s for your agency’s needs. Their goal is to exceed your expectation. They are with you for the long run. They will also be there when the dog you purchased from them is ready to retire and help you get the second and third K9 partner for you. IST K9 will always be there for you, to back you up when needed and help you save lives every time you go to work.
Military Working Dogs (MWD)
In regards to Military Working Dogs (MWD) Handlers and Trainers, IST K9 knows what you need. Most of their trainers’ background is in K9 Training for Special Operations K9. Most have been trained in the Military in Israel known as Israeli Defense Forces (IDF). They can provide you with a Green dog or a fully trained dog, Titled, or Pre-Titled, Patrol Dogs, Tracking Dogs, Bomb/IED Detection K9, Mine Detection, Special Operations, Silence Attack for Special Forces such as Navy Seals teams and others. They can prepare the K9 for specific needs, unlike others who offer only a general-purpose dog.
Personal/ Executive and Family Protection dogs:
IST K9 offers Personal and Executive Protection Dogs. Whether you are a VIP who needs more protection other than bodyguards, their dogs will work with your bodyguard directly and respond to your command or your detail personal bodyguard. You will purchase from IST K9 the best dog possible for your needs. IST K9 will train you and your bodyguards on how to operate your Protection Dog.
Family Protection Dogs
IST K9 offers Family Protection Dogs for sale. These dogs are selected carefully for you and your family. Once an interview with you has been completed and your needs are assessed, IST K9 will then start the process of finding you the right fit. They will test hundreds of dogs (if needed) and provide you the dog that will give you ease of mind in the protection of you and your loved ones.
Family Protection Dogs, Personal Protection K9 and VIP Dogs are well balanced dogs that have been socialized with people, kids and dogs. This dog is well manner when in public, obedience trained and protection trained. There are three levels of trained protection dogs available. These levels range from the dog barking, growling on command and protecting a specific area to a highly trained attack on command dog.
The levels of the dogs are equivalent to Schutzhund One, Schutzhund Two and Schutzhund Three. French Ring One, French Ring Two and French Ring Three. The dog will be Titled to Pre-titled. Price range $20,000 and $55,000.
IST K9 does limit to training specific K9’s which are hand-picked by their trainers from all around the world. With this in mind, each dog has specific innate abilities that they use as a foundation of training.