Dogtag K9 Rental won in two categories during the 1st Chief PNP K9 (Bomb Sniffing) Competition held October 8, 2009 at Camp Crame, Quezon City. It garnered 2nd runner up in the team category and 3rd runner up, in individual category.
The competition, hosted by Philippine National Police, had judges and evaluators from Philippine Federation of Specialized Canine Providers, Inc (PFSCPI), Government and Military K9 members. Undaunted by rain-soaked fields and possible contamination of search area, the Dogtag K9 team emerged winner among eighty (80) participating K9 teams from all over the country. The team category was won by Canine Lovely, Canine Jessica and Canine Marina with Dog handlers Ariel Veloria, Eric Rutol and Philip Caguimbal. Similarly victorious in the individual category was Canine Lovely, with Dog handler Ariel Veloria.
This is the second win for Dogtag K9. During the First AFP K9 (Bomb Detection) Competition among private K9 Providers held at Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City on July 4, 2009, Dogtag’s Canine Cambry and Handler Servando Narag took the top honors for the team and dog categories.
Dogtag K9 is active in K9 competitions. These friendly contests measure the capability of both dogs and handlers. With their top-rated performance in bomb sniffing, Dogtag K9 is confident it is providing its clients excellent service.