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.