Isis

  • Name: Isis
  • Specialty: Explosives Detection
  • Breed: Labrador Retriever
  • Color: Yellow
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight: 50 pounds
  • Birthday: November 14, 2011
  • Training: ATF National Canine Center, Front Royal, VA
  • Handler: Special Agent Canine Handler Kyle Himel
  • Location: Miami Field Division
K-9 Isis started her training with the Puppies Behind Bars organization. She is a graduate of the ATF National Canine Center where she was trained for 16 weeks to detect the latest homemade, military and commercial explosive threats. When Isis is not working she loves to play with her human brother and two canine siblings. She also loves swimming.
 
Recent Find:

One of the finds K-9 Isis made was when she and Special Agent Canine Handler (SACH) Kyle Himel assisted a local police department in searching near a school for a firearm, which was intended to be used on a rival gang member. The EDC team located a semi-automatic pistol, with a fully loaded magazine and a round in the chamber, in the rear wheel well of a vehicle.

K-9 Isis has also worked a U.S. Marshals Service protective detail for the U.S. Supreme Court Justice.

Last Reviewed April 21, 2017