Arson Dog Kai: From Animal Shelter to the Red Carpet It’s a Cinderella story. Abandoned by her family in 2009 in McLean County, IL a stray Labrador retriever named Ellie – and later renamed Kai – dug determinedly through a large box of toys, looking for the tennis ball and ignoring the rest of the… [Continue Reading]
Project Paws Alive has kicked-off its fundraising effort to provide vital equipment for the Scott Township Fire Department K-9 Unit in Evansville, Indiana. The equipment needed for the unit consists of a K-9 First Aid Field Trauma kit, K-9 Cooling Vest, K-9 protective boots, and a Heat Alarm Pro system. The Scott Township Fire Department… [Continue Reading]
Project Paws Alive has kicked-off its fundraising effort to provide vital equipment for the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit based in Snow Hill, MD. The equipment needed for the unit consists of K-9 Field Trauma Kits and K-9 Cooling Vests. The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit consists of 6 K-9s along with their… [Continue Reading]
Due to overwhelming equipment requests in light of the recent K-9 deaths from overheating/heat stroke, Project Paws Alive has added K-9 Heat Alarms to our list of equipment. Every year dogs die from being left in unattended and overheated vehicles. Police vehicles typically leave the car’s AC running if they are not in the vehicle with their K-9.… [Continue Reading]
Project Paws Alive has kicked-off its fundraising effort to provide vital equipment for the Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit based in Mays Landing, New Jersey. The equipment needed for the unit consists of K-9 Ballistic Vests and K-9 Trauma Kits. The Atlantic County Sheriff’s Office consists of 3 K-9s along with their officer handlers.… [Continue Reading]
K9 Radio – Launching in mid March, 2014. Listen Now! “Spotlighting the Heroes on both ends of the Leash!” K9 Radio presented by Project Paws Alive: Where the focus is on Law Enforcement, Fire, Search & Rescue, and Military K9 Units. Call in to talk to our guests or join the live chat room to submit… [Continue Reading]
The K-9 First Aid Field Trauma Kit provided by PPA is designed for use by Law Enforcement, Military, EMS, and Search & Rescue K-9 Units. This kit contains specific supplies needed to treat the dog for injuries ranging from gunshot and knife wounds to snake bites. The K-9 Tactical First Aid Field Trauma Kit is the… [Continue Reading]
K-9 ballistic (protective) vests provided by Project Paws Alive are both bulletproof and stab-proof. These vests are cut from the same Kevlar® bulletproof cloth as their human partners, covering all the vital organs. Each body armor vest donated by Project Paws Alive is custom manufactured to fit the specific body shape of each individual K-9. The vests are custom fit… [Continue Reading]
We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We are in need of volunteers, donations, supplies and support. We rely solely on donations to provide lifesaving equipment to law enforcement K-9s and pet oxygen recovery masks to first responder agencies. The Project Paws Alive Mission: To help public safety officials and first responders save the lives of… [Continue Reading]
Welcome to Project Paws Alive; a nationwide 501(c) non-profit organization. We rely solely on donations and sponsors to provide lifesaving K-9 equipment such as bullet & stab-proof vests, first aid kits, vehicle heat alarms, cooling vests, and pet oxygen mask kits to Law Enforcement, Fire, Search & Rescue, EMS, and Military nationwide.
Most agencies do not have funds to purchase this vital equipment. With your support, we can help protect the First Responder K-9s that protect us every day, and also help save the lives of domestic pets during fire/chemical emergencies.
All donations are tax deductible.