At M.D.K9, each Security Guard Dog Handler is carefully vetted. They are not only checked
out in terms of employment history and industry qualifications but they are checked to make
certain they have no criminal record of any kind.
Despite our employing only top quality personnel, each month, they and their dog attend
National Association of Security Dog Users (NASDU) approved trainer for continuation
training. In this way, at M.D.K9, we make sure that all of our operatives are at the required
high standard and are also aware of the latest standards and legislation.
All of our Security Guard Dog Handlers are fully compliant with BS8517-1-2016 Code of
Practice for General Security Dogs and with BS8517-2-2010.
Additionally, they are SIA licensed and vetted to BS7858-2012 standards and are aware of
and adhere to all prevailing legislation.
Needless to say, they are fully insured.
About our Handlers & Dogs
Whilst always under the control of their experienced and trained Security Dog Handler, our
security guard dogs are trained to identify and locate intruders or hidden persons by: Scent,
sight or sound.
Our guard dogs are trained to protect their handler, by standing their ground and displaying
controlled aggression when confronted by threatening behaviour.
Also, with their Security Dog Handler, a security guard dog can effectively detain a suspect
until the authorities arrive to deal with the situation.
A Security Dog Handler and their guard dog can be especially effective in the following
Large open spaces, such as: Schools, golf courses, parks, car parks, construction sites and
Areas with restricted line of sight, such as: Transport yards and warehouses.
Areas too dangerous for lone security operatives, such as: Underground car parks, high
crime areas, gang related problems and large-scale evictions.