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Meet Our Dogs

Meet Our Dogs


Different breeds, different colors, different personalities, but all have the same goal – to join the ranks of the elite working dogs who serve our country.

Graduates of our program are serving communities across the country in search and rescue, narcotics detection, explosives detection, patrol dogs, pest detection, cancer research and more. 

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Our Working Dogs

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Dogs for Sale

  • Bella
    Bella - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Bella
    • Breed: Belgian Malinois
    • DOB: June 30, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: Integrity K9
    • Foster: Rick Slowicki
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Bella (Handler Deresa Teller) who deployed to the World Trade Center following the attacks of 9/11.
    • Sponsored by: Misha Sterner
    • Job: In Training
    • Video: Bella's YouTube

     

  • Caesar

    Caesar - Penn Vet Working Dog Center

    • Registered Name: Caesar
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: April 14, 2021
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Donated by The PA Game Commission
    • Foster: Sree Divya Kollipara
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Caesar (handler Roxie Sotak), who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11, but played the critical role as a "control" dog in WDC 9/11 research study. 
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: 

     

  • Dakota Joe (DJ)

    DJ - Penn Vet Working Dog Center

    • Registered Name: Dakota Joe PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Dutch Shepherd
    • DOB
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Donated in loving memory of Keith Zemke
    • Foster: Joe Broscoe
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Dakota Joe, handled by Jean Siebert, who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11 but played the critical role as a "control" dog in the WDC 9/11 research study.
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: DJ's YouTube

     

  • Delta

    Delta - Penn Vet Working Dog Center

    • Registered Name: Delta
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: May 1, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: Donated by The PA Game Commission
    • Foster: Amanda Collins
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Delta (handler Bonnie Schriner), who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11, but played the critical role as a "control" dog in WDC 9/11 research study. 
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: 

     

  • Dozer

    Dozer - Penn Vet Working Dog Center

    • Registered Name: Dozer PennVetWDC
    • Breed: German Shepherd Dog
    • DOB: September 27, 2020
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Donated by Julie Norton
    • Foster: Alyssa Thiede & Timothy Veltre
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Dozer, handled by Roseanne DeLuca, who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11 but played the critical role as a "control" dog in the WDC 9/11 research study.
    • Job: In Training (dual purpose police K9)
    • Status: Deposit in Place 
    • Video: Dozer's YouTube

     

     

  • Dude
    Dude - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Dude
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: August 2, 2021
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Kellner Labradors
    • Foster: Emili Marlowe & Victoria Cordaro
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Dude (Handler Cheryl Christy) who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11 but played a critical role as a "control" dog in our 9/11 research study. 
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: For Sale
    • Video: 

     

  • Finder

    Finder - Penn Vet Working Dog Center

    • Registered Name: Finder
    • Breed: Lagotto Romagnolo
    • DOB: March 28, 2021
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Lambscreek Lagotto
    • Foster: Noor Ruwaih
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Finder (handler Christa Wendlandt), who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11, but played the critical role as a "control" dog in WDC 9/11 research study. 
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Finder's YouTube

     

  • Jason

    Jason - Penn Vet Working Dog Center

    • Registered Name: Jason Vom Eichen Hof of PVWDC
    • Breed: German Shepherd Dog
    • DOB: January 24, 2021
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Vom Eichen Hof of PVWDC
    • Foster: Sonja Lee Chen
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Jason, handled by Arthur Wolff, who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11 but played a critical role as a "control" dog in our 9/11 research study.
    • Job: In Training (dual purpose police K9)
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Jason's YouTube

     

     

  • Jethro
    Jethro - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Jethro PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: December 24, 2020
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Puppies Behind Bars
    • Foster: Maura Matthews & William Cavalieri
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Jethro, handled by Sally Timms, who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11 but played a critical role as a "control" dog in our 9/11 research study.
    • Job: In Training 
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Jethro's YouTube

     

  • Ross
    Ross - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Ross PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: September 7, 2020
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Kaiser K9
    • Foster: Heather Eassty & Chris McCarry
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Ross, handled by Brian Marshall, who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11 but played the critical role as a "control" dog in the WDC 9/11 research study.
    • Job: In Training (USAR)
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Ross's YouTube

     

  • Sage
    Sage - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Sage
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: August 2, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: Kellner Labradors
    • Foster: Heather Eastty & Chris McCarry 
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Sage (Handler Kim Lark, NM-TF1) who was deployed to the Pentagon following the attacks of 9/11.  
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: For Sale
    • Video: 

     

  • Thea
    Thea - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Thea
    • Breed: Dutch Shepherd
    • DOB: July 11, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: Serendipity Dutch Shepherds
    • Foster: Tessa Seales
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Thea (Handler Elena Sweet) who deployed to the World Trade Center following the attacks of 9/11.
    • Job: In Training
    • Video: Thea's YouTube

     

  • Thor

    Thor - Penn Vet Working Dog Center

    • Registered Name: Thor
    • Breed: German Shepherd Dog
    • DOB: August 22, 2021
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Von Haus Wick German Shepherds
    • Foster: Zofia Poltorak
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Thor (Handler Tony Zintsmaster) who was not deployed following the attacks of 9/11 but played a critial role as a "control" dog in our 9/11 research study.
    • Sponsored by: Lynmar Builders
    • Job: In training 
    • Status: For Sale
    • Video: 

     

     

  • Vara
    Vara - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Vara PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: January 24, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: PVWDC
    • Foster: Tulia Falleti & Richard Moore (Puppy Foster Katherine Choi)
    • Legacy: Named in honor of 9/11 victim Gopalakrishnan Varadhan.
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Vara's YouTube

     

  • Vauk
    Vauk - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Vauk PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: January 24, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: PVWDC
    • Foster: Dr. Cindy Otto
    • Legacy: Named in honor of 9/11 victim Lt. Cmdr. Ronald James Vauk, US Navy.
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Vauk's YouTube

     

  • Vaz
    Vaz - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Vaz PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: January 24, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: PVWDC
    • Foster: Sarah Levin
    • Legacy: Named in honor of 9/11 victim Arcangel Vazquez.
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Vaz's YouTube

     

  • Vega
    Vega - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Vega PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: January 24, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: PVWDC
    • Foster: Katherine & Ivan Zorn
    • Legacy: Named in honor of 9/11 victim  Peter A. Vega, FDNY.
    • Sponsored by: Joan Detz
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Vega's YouTube

     

  • Victoria
    Victoria - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Victoria PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: January 24, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: PVWDC
    • Foster: Renee Zwillenberg & Jeremy Rudoler
    • Legacy: Named in honor of 9/11 victim Celeste Torres Victoria.
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Victoria's YouTube

     

  • Vig
    Vig - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Vig PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: January 24, 2021
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: PVWDC
    • Foster: Francesca & David Engel
    • Legacy: Named in honor of 9/11 victims John T. Vigiano, FDNY and Joseph Vincent Vigiano, NYPD.
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Vig's YouTube

     

  • Villa
    Villa - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Villa PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: January 24, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: PVWDC
    • Foster: Andria Johnson & Utsav Schurmans
    • Legacy: Named in honor of 9/11 victim Sergio Villanueva, FDNY.
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Villa's YouTube

     

  • Vita
    Vita - Penn Vet Working Dog Center
    • Registered Name: Vita PennVetWDC
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: January 24, 2021
    • Gender: Female
    • Kennel: PVWDC
    • Foster: Alison Caulfield
    • Legacy: Named in honor of 9/11 victim Joshua Vitale.
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: Vita's YouTube

     

  • W'Asyk

    Wasyk - Penn Vet Working Dog Center-wdc

    • Registered Name: W'Asyk
    • Breed: Labrador Retriever
    • DOB: May 1, 2021
    • Gender: Male
    • Kennel: Donated by The PA Game Commission
    • Foster: Eileen Ashley & John Toth
    • Legacy: Named in honor of K9 Asyk (handler Sharon Grant), who was not deployed after the attacks of 9/11, but played the critical role as a "control" dog in WDC 9/11 research study. 
    • Job: In Training
    • Status: Deposit in Place
    • Video: