Navy SEALs worked with explosive sniffing dogs in the jungles of Vietnam. Rescue Groups use dogs to search for victims and survivors of disasters. Guard dogs serve as sentries at military bases around the world.
Narcotics sniffing dogs have been drafted to help fight the war on drugs. Like their human counterparts in special operations, these dogs go through an intense training program to become proficient at their work. Even after certification, they are required to train on a regular basis to hone their skills.
With hearing and smelling senses hundreds of times more acute than humans, K-9s have become valuable members of many special operations groups.
"K-9 COP" looks inside the secret world of professional Police K-9 training, as two time USPCA National Champion Sgt. Mike Clark trains South' Florida's K-9 teams for police work. A unique look at the only special enforcement agents in the series who are learning to "Train Hard Bite Easy".