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what we do
Law Enforcement K9 Training
Seminars include classroom and field training and vary from two-day to five-day events. We have seminars at our McKinney, TX location, but also offer them at various locations throughout the United States. If you can’t come to us, we can come to you!
In addition to training K9s, we also offer handler training courses throughout the year. The courses cover topics such as:
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In addition to our in-house breeding program, we offers pre-tested working dogs from six weeks of age and up. Prior to bringing canines into our program, they are tested by our trainers and examined by our veterinarians to ensure that they are healthy. With 24-hour access to medical care, our canines receive the highest quality of care while in our program.
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Located in North Texas, True Canine International offers professional canine training services to include Police K9 training, personal protection training and an in-house breeding program. Our training and bloodlines originated in Czech Republic with world renown trainer, Leos Drbohlav.
At True Canine International, we pride ourselves on offering quality training that focuses on the needs of both the handler and the canine. We not only train the canine, but we also teach the handler how to ensure that their canine is most efficient. Our method of training focuses on communication, aggression, obedience, and the overall wellbeing of the canine.
Our training methods originated in Czech Republic many years ago and have been proven to be highly effective. The experience of our trainers, paired with our handler training methods, make us a one-of-a-kind professional training organization that is highly sought-after throughout the world.
DIRECTOR OF TRAINING
Leos Drbohlav is an internationally renowned canine trainer and breeder with extraordinary ability in the training of working canines, canine trainers as well as the genetics associated with the breeding of working canines for use in military, law enforcement and border patrol applications.
Mr. Drbohlav has trained with the leading experts in his field and is rightly considered an expert in the science of animal behavior. Mr. Drbohlav regularly conducts seminars throughout the United States and Europe for military personnel and law enforcement. He has individually titled fifteen canines of which seven were titled at the most demanding level.
The uniqueness of Mr. Drbohlav’s training combines modern science and the understanding of training, not only with dogs but also other species – such as sea mammals. This stems from his gained experience with law enforcement and military. The foundation of his training is the merging of science and practice.
K9 and tactics instructor
Mr. Lindholm is US Army veteran who served his entire military career in Special Operations with 1st Battalion 75th Ranger Regiment. Ray completed nine deployments, six in Iraq and three in Afghanistan, moving from Private to Squad Leader before joining the K9 department becoming a handler and K9 Company Section Leader for his final three rotations in the Middle East. After leaving the military, Ray contracted for 2 1/2 years with the DOD as a Program Manager in Kabul Afghanistan training Afghan Special Operation units that were attached to US Special Operations.
Last five years Ray spent as a head trainer and program manager for large kennel in state of Oklahoma providing K9 teams for specialized tasks in Law Enforcement and private sector. Ray has worked on some special projects such as detection of food borne deadly pathogens as well. Mr. Lindholm provides TCI with array of tactical knowledge stemming from combat experience in real world of tactical K9 employment.
Hand to hand combat and safety tactics
Here at TCI all our instructors have first hand experience from real world and better than anyone know the absolutely critical need for hand to hand combat skills. Not only to be safe, but such skills help especially officers to control escalated situations without fatalities. You will not find better instructor in this industry than Jason House.
Jason House has been a professional MMA fighter for over 15 years and has been teaching MMA for over 20 years. A veteran of KOTC ( King of the cage), MFC (maximum fighting championship), HDNet fights , UTS (Ultimate Texas showdown), Bushido, Ultimate Athlete, Ring of Combat, and welterweight champion of EFC (Element fighting championship), Jason has over 30 years of experience in various forms of martial arts and hand to hand combat and is an expert in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai kickboxing, also specializing in wrestling and boxing. Jason was the third person worldwide to be certified to accurately teach the art of Muay Thai under 5x Muay Thai world champion Saekson Janjira.
Jason has developed techniques specifically designed with a K9 team on mind and successfully teach those to the teams graduating from our school.
True Canine International (TCI) has the resources and experience to provide K9s and training ranging from basic to advanced level for tactical employment of K9 teams within military and law enforcement units (including Special Operations).
TCI offers training services to include courses on narcotic detection, bomb detection, cadaver, arson, tracking, search and rescue, obedience and protection. We also have dual purpose trainings, including apprehension and home protection.
We work with government and federal agencies in training dogs for specific purposes such as tracking, bomb detection and narcotic detection. We provide K-9s to the U.S. Department of Defense and Customs; and Border Patrol.