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What people are saying about us

Unparelleled Customer Service

We have been extremely pleased with Global K9‘s unparalleled customer service throughout their entire company.  All it takes is one email or phone call and they have us covered. We are a happy client and look forward to our continued working relationship with their team. Thank you for your continued amazing service!

Sommer Sampson

Three years of service

Out of many K9 companies, we chose Global K9 Protection Group because of their training, technology and professionalism. After almost three years of seeing their commitment to cargo security, I feel confident we made the right decision

Thomas Paciello
Director – TSA Compliance & Processes, Kuehne & Nagel

Exceeds All Expectations

Global K9 has exceeded all expectations, when the new TSA mandated was in effect, we knew we would encounter many challenges but due to GK9 experience leadership and great employees we have been successful in delivering top performance for our clients. GK9 has not only become a great partner for Alliance Ground International but family, we look forward to the future together.

Julio Lopez
Security Director, Alliance Ground International

About us

Global K9 Protection Group is a Veteran Owned and Operated business focused on delivering reliable, sustainable and compliant cargo screening solutions. Driven by a culture of excellence our staff is comprised of air cargo industry experts, MBAs, Lean-Six Sigma Black-belts, Senior Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Experts, and Seasoned Canine Professionals.

GK9PG is a technology company at heart delivering engineered solutions for the air cargo and commercial industry. Our staff is perpetually working to devise new innovative technologies to advance our capabilities and offerings.

Our Mission

Our clients require reliable and sustainable canine solutions. Driven by Canine Analytics, we provide turn-key Canine Security Solutions that are calculated, well planned, and realistic; all while remaining compliant with local, state, federal and international laws. Our canine professionals provide the subject matter expertise necessary to stand-up and maintain elite canine service programs. Our Canine Professionals fully understand the magnitude of their roles in preventing potentially catastrophic events. Our Canine Teams serve as a force multiplier to circumvent the impact of unmitigated threats; bolstering existing security measures.

Jordan Potts

Petty Officer 3rd Class

Jordan has been employed with GK9PG since January 2021 and currently serves as an Explosives Detection Canine Handler at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Brittany McDonald

Petty Officer 3rd Class

PO3 McDonald served in the U.S. Navy for four years and served one overseas deployment to Bahrain. She was awarded the “Top Dawg” award in obedience, detection, and patrol work during C-School and top of her class in both academics and athletics in A-School.

Demetrick Carter

Sergeant First Class

SFC Carter served in the U.S. Army for a total of 21 years and 29 days. During his service, he served two campaigns in Iraq in 2007 and 2009. Demetrick has been employed with GK9PG full-time as of May 2021 and currently serves as an Explosives Detection Canine Handler at Honolulu International Airport (HNL). 

Francisco Perez


Sergeant Perez served in the U.S. Army for eight years. Francisco has been employed with GK9PG since February 2020 and currently serves as an Explosives Detection Canine Handler at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).

Fernando Navarro


Specialist Navarro served three years in the U.S. Army. During his service, he served one campaign in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Fernando has been employed with GK9PG since February 2021 and currently serves as an Explosives Detection Canine Handler at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). 

Josephine Kennedy

Staff Sergeant

SSgt Kennedy served in the United States Marine Corps Reserves from 2002 – 2012. During her service, she was deployed to Iraq in 2004 and 2008 followed by Afghanistan in 2011.

Josephine has been employed with GK9PG since December 2018 and currently serves as an Explosives Detection Canine Handler and Site Lead at Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD). 

Phillip Null


Specialist Null served as a Medic in the North Carolina Army National Guard from 2006-2012. During his service, he was deployed to Iraq from 2009-2010. Phillip has been employed with GK9PG since December 2018 and currently serves as an Explosives Detection Canine Handler and Site Lead at Houston International Airport (IAH).

Aron Bland

Staff Sergeant

SSG Bland served in the U.S. Army active duty from 2006-2017 and in the reserves from 2017-2020. Aron has been employed with GK9PG since April 2018 and currently serves as an Explosives Detection Canine Handler at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW).

Latest Insights

  • Dedicated Firearm Detection

    Global K9 Protection Group is constantly evolving new and improved ways to protect the public from gun violence. With highly trained Enhanced Firearm Capable (EFC) detection dogs, innovative technology, and our specially trained personnel on the job, you can rest assured any concealed weapon in the vicinity will be detected.  Public safety is our priority. […]

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    GK9PG is attending the CNS conference 
    May 23-25, 2022

    About The Conference The 31st CNS Partnership Conference will be held, in-person, at the Arizona Grand Resort on 23-25 May 2022. In these unprecedented times, it is essential that our industry work together to move forward and emerge from this crisis stronger. The conference will maintain a 3-day action-packed program! Mixing fun social events and content […]

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  • Samantha Patterson

    Samantha Patterson: Chancing into Purpose

    People typically come to logistics in one of two ways; either they’re born into a family who has been generations deep in the industry or they have a momentary brush with our world and realize it’s exactly where they belong. For Samantha Patterson, there was one extra step that made all the difference. With a […]

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Military Recruitment

Whether you are looking for a new career or fine-tuning your canine handler skills, the Global K9 Solutions Canine Handler and Trainer programs are for you.

GK9S offers all eligible transitioning service members the opportunity to gain he necessary skills to excel as a canine professional. GK9S offers two highly successful paths for service members to gain a certification as a canine handler or trainer. Transitioning service members are eligible to attend our courses at no cost through the Army Civilian Skills Program (SP) or DoD SkillBridge Program.

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