K-9 S.O.S. DOES NOT respond to any felony-related calls. Our canines are not trained for criminal pursuit, arson, bomb, or drug detection. K-9 S.O.S. assists agencies in both western Pennsylvania and northeast Ohio.

About us

K-9 S.O.S. ("Searching Out Scent") is a fully insured, trained all-volunteer, non-profit corporation. Although the team was established in early 2004, original founding members have years of previous search and rescue experience. The team's main objective is to provide assistance to emergency agencies. K-9 S.O.S. has assisted numerous local police and fire departments, county coroner offices, Pennsylvania State Patrol, Pennsylvania State Attorney General's Office, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Army Corps of Engineers as well as many others. Our services are provided free of charge to requesting agencies.

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A 501(c)3 non-profit organization, there is NEVER a charge for our service. We rely wholly on community support, as well as funraising effors to continue to be able to serve our surrounding areas free of charge.

K-9 S.O.S. with assitance from Mercer County A.B.A.T.E., hosts an annual poker run each May to help defray the cost of inusrance and other expenses associated with search and rescue.

If you are interesting in supporting the search and rescue cause and would like to make a donation to K-9 S.O.S. please send you contribution to our business address:

K-9 S.O.S.
P.O. Box 262
Brookfield, OH 44403

Or click the button below to donate via PayPal.

We thank you in advance with much appreciation for any donation.


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Take a look at our scent searching canines and their trained handlers.


K-9 Searching Out Scent, Inc. (K-9 S.O.S.) is NOT affiliated with K-9 Search on Site, LLC (K-9 SOS), a Tennessee-based detection and security company, or any other organization using the same or similar acronym.


If you have any questions, requests or would like to join the team please get in contact with us.

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 262
Brookfield, OH 44403

Phone: 724-944-5535
E-Mail: k9sosinc@gmail.com

Join our team!

K-9 S.O.S is always looking for dedicated individuals with a dog and the drive help find people. If you have interest in joining our team please send us an email or call us.

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