Many agencies that receive their dogs from Castle’s K-9 prefer the German Shepherds and the Belgian Malinois imported directly from Europe . Castle’s K-9 is one of the largest importers of Schutzhund trained dogs in the United States . However, Castle’s K-9 has long recognized that other breeds, such as the retrievers, perform very well as both narcotics and bomb detectors and can be obtained in the United States.
All dogs are pre-trained and pre-tested before acceptance into the dog handler bonding process. Therefore the risk a dog will not be suitable for the highest standards of performance are eliminated before the handler ever meets the dog. Each dog is thoroughly examined by our veterinarian and is guaranteed not to develop any physical defects for one year. Castle K-9 has trained more then 1500 dogs in the past 30 years.