Past Events

Remembering the good times

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Oct  3 | Fundraiser


 Date And Time

Sunday, October 3

Tickets – ON SALE AUG 1
Includes Food and tee time

Ball Drop – Raffle Tickets 
1/$5 or 5/$20

Sponsored by:
Koorsen Fire & Security

 Meet the Stars
Host, Justin Melnick CBS TVs SEAL team
Emcee Ken Owen
Sculptress Susah Bahary
Dixie the Praying Dog and Brian Calvert 


9200 E 116th St
Fishers IN 46037


 September 10 | Fundraiser

Rigdon Construction 3rd Annual Charity Golf Outing

 Date And Time

Friday, September 10th
9a – 3p

This year’s golf outing proceeds will benefit Central Indiana K9 Association (CIK9).



Twin Bridges Golf Club
1001 Cartersburg Rd.,
Danville, IN 46122



Common Scents – “On Target Method” of K9 Detection

WHEN: July 7-8-9

TIME: 10-17 (lunch will be provided)

WHERE: Hosted by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department K9 Unit,
3345 W Vermont St, Indianapolis, IN  46222

INSTRUCTOR: Randy Hare / Alpha K9 – or   

 $50.00  (working spot) ** REGISTRATION LIMITED TO 35 ATTENDEES

We at CIK9 are excited to announce our 2nd training event of 2021, Jul 8, 9, 10, co-hosted by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department K9 Unit and instructed by Randy Hare, Alpha K9 founder and international dog trainer. 

Common Scents – “On Target Method” is an orientation and introduction (or refresher to those that have attended in past) to Randy’s On Target detection training system. This course is designed to give the attendee an excellent insight into this training method. This course will review the techniques of Randy’s “On Target Method” and learn how it differs from the traditional methods of detection training. 

Techniques learned will show how the K9s learn for themselves, that their eyes and ears mean nothing when it comes to earning the reward object. Training this way eliminates 95% of the cues that may cause false indications.


 JUL 5  | Fundraiser

Meet the stars of the popular TV series, The Pack as they launch a new series!

July 5 –
12-4  pm   FREE


July 5th will provide an opportunity to see some of those endearing members from the Amazon Prime Video’s The Pack. Some of the members decided America is not done with its love affair with THIS PACK! I

7 dogs plus their humans will embark on a tour across 10 states in 10 days covering over 3,400 miles. Launching from Nashville and then heading to Indiana where they will pick up Brian and Dixie, they will host a huge meet and greet with kids (outside only) and fans. 

True to their roots of giving back, they will be raising funds for Dixie’s friends at Central Indiana K9 Association (CIK9) to help them build a permanent training site for K9 teams across Central Indiana before leaving for Kansas City then on to Oklahoma City to visit Chisum and Kepo followed by Durango, Grand Canyon, Zion Canyon, to a wedding in Vegas for Josh & Snow, and ending in Los Angeles on July 12th.


Heavy’s Bar and Grill (outside)
8411 Windfall Lane
Camby, IN 46113
 JUL 3 & the month of July | Fundraiser

Enjoy a “Dixie” drink!

July 3rd – 2-6 pm

Join Brian Calvert & Dixie, Keith Gray and Ttrirado and Nate Hibschman as they launch this event.

Hosted by Hotel Tango in Zionsville (HTZ)

HTZ has offered to do fundraising for CIK9 for the entire month of July through the sale of a drink called the “Dixie” after our good friend “Dixie The Praying Dog”!


Hotel Tango
10615 Zionsville Rd
Zionsville, IN 46077
Jun 29 – Jul 1, 2020 | Training
Rescheduled date

High Risk Deployment Scenario Based Training

 Donate      Volunteer



Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds & Conference Complex 1900 E Main St, Danville, IN 46122

InstructorsRay Murphy, Ted Summers, Eric Stanbro

Hotel Info:

Comfort Inn Avon
8229 E US 36, Avon, IN 46123
tel: (317) 272-8789

Cost: $500 Working Spot | $225 Audit Spot

This will be an intense working seminar to help police K-9 learn proper mechanics of bite work development. Decoys must come with a dog that is solid on proper bite mechanics. Please bring a comp or semi-comp bite suit that fits properly. 

Meals will be provided on-site (drinks, snacks, lunch, and dinner.)

Registration: 12:30PM | Start: 1PM

Click HERE for course .pdf
Registration deadline:  May 29, 2020

March 13, 2020 | Fundraiser

Central Indiana K9 Association Breakfast


Date And Time

Fri, March 13, 2020  CANCELLED
7:00 AM – 9:00 AM EDT
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JTV Hill Park
1806 Columbia Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46202

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ANNOUNCEMENT: The Board of Directors for the Central Indiana K9 Association has decided to cancel both K9 Veterans’ Day events for this weekend on March 13 & 14. We want to ensure the safety of all our supporters and the general public during these uncertain times with COVID-19. We want to support the stance by our public officials and encourage the public to stay home and take steps to ensure the safety of your family members and those who may be at risk with no family close by.

For those who purchased tickets to attend our breakfast fundraiser, we will be in contact regarding a reimbursement. Please note that the silent auction will still take place until 8:30 am Friday, March 13th, so please continue to follow that on our Facebook page.

Thank you for your support of CIK9 and we look forward to celebrating the heroic efforts of our K9s and handler teams in the future. Stay safe out there!

Semper fi,

Theresa M. Brandon
Chair and co-founder
Central Indiana K9 Association, Inc.

March 14, 2020 | Celebration

National K9 Veterans Day Ceremony

FREE     Donate       


Date And Time

Sat, March 14, 2020 CANCELLED
2:30 – 3:00PM EDT



Indiana National Guard
4150 W Minnesota St
Indianapolis, IN 46241

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