The K9 Storm Patrol-Swat Series is our most widely used canine
tactical body armor. The K9 Storm Patrol-Swat Vests are a
patented design. The versatile built-in load bearing harness
system enables the vest to be worn on all deployments: track,
search, rappel, extract, and apprehend. The Patrol-Swat Vests
are custom fit for each dog. Our unique sizing template system
ensures an accurate fit. Accurate fit equals full speed and
mobility of the working K9.
Ballistics: The K9 Storm Patrol-Swat Vests are built to exceed
Threat Level II, NIJ 0101.3 & .4 ballistic standards. Patrol-
Swat Vest ballistic panels are made of Kevlar 129. The result: a
lightweight, extremely flexible panel that maintains its
ballistic integrity in even the most demanding circumstances.
Patrol Swat Series Vests also offer slash and stab protection
against a range of wide blade common street knives. The
ballistic panels are encased in NAFTA certified 100% Linebacker
Nylon and carried in washable Commander Cotton/Polyester.
Construction: The K9 Storm Patrol-Swat Vest was designed by
veteran Winnipeg Police Service K9 Handler, Jim Slater, to
protect his own police service dog in both patrol and SWAT
scenarios. The care and precision that went into making the very
first K9 Storm remains constant. Each vest is cut from
individual patterns that are generated by highly sophisticated
Lectra Systemes computer aided design modules. Every vest
passes strict quality control throughout the various
search & rescue harness for dogs
The K9 Storm Search and Rescue Vest is ideal for canine
emergency task force work. The patented built-in load bearing
harness system rated to 2500 lbs. allows the rescue dogs to be
lifted or lowered in a variety of disaster scenarios. Helicopter
rescue attempts and parachuting missions for the k9 team are all
made possible when the dog is wearing a K9 Storm Search and
Rescue Vest. The Search and Rescue Vest is equipped with 2 load
bearing V-Rings for both parachute and helicopter rescues. The V-
Rings, securely tied down when not in use, and the snug custom
fit of the K9 Storm Search and Rescue Vests make them safe for
the rescue dogs to search freely. Lightweight and comfortable--
ideal for working dog identification in public places.
Protection: The underside of the K9 Storm Search and Rescue Vest
is constructed of Kevlar 129 offering protection against scrapes
and slashes common in disaster terrain. A 3M highly reflective
style line makes the dog clearly visible.
Construction: K9 Storm Search and Rescue Vests are constructed
with 100 Denier Blaze Orange and Black Cordura. The Search and
Rescue Vest is equipped with 2 load bearing V-Rings for both
parachute and helicopter rescues.