KYK9 Search and Reunite Services uses search dogs to find missing persons and reunite families.  KYK9 is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization. 

If a person is missing, CALL 911 or your local police.  

KYK9 can then be contacted at 502-295-7972.  KYK9 works with police and does not self deploy.


KYK9 search dogs find missing persons. They can:

  • Follow the unique scent of a missing person. 
  • Ignore scent of other people.
  • Follow bike and car trails.
  • Search and clear homes and buildings. 
  • ID a person hiding in a crowd.
  • Locate human remains on land or in water.
  • Find forensic evidence in criminal cases.
  • Search anytime, night or day.

K9 Pocket

K9 Scout loving on Cub Scout

K9 Remy

K9 Remy

Watch this Video to Learn About KYK9

KYK9 thanks filmmaker Mark Cowherd, reporter Kirby Adams, and Kosair Charities for funding and producing this video.