Canine Tactical Operations And Consulting

K9 Tactical Operations and Consulting Services is founded by Brad Smith. He was recognized as a K9 tactical expert in the law enforcement community for over 30 years and was one of the country's leading K9 experts.  His legacy continues to this day with his training cadre who continue his teachings to Law Enforcement and Military personnel across the country.

About K9 Tac Ops

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About Us


Meet the Chairman, Brad Smith

Training & Consulting

S.K.I.D.D.S. / CATS, KATTS and T-MACC are a unique one-of-a-kind K9 tactical course that is designed to educate and train K9 handlers, SWAT teams, Specialty Units, Patrol Officers and Correction Officers and the Military on the deployment of police dogs in a high risk patrol or SWAT Operation. You will participate in numerous slow and deliberate training scenarios. Teams will learn the latest K9 searching methods, deployment and arrest techniques.

2024 Classes

See Our 2024 Current and Upcoming Event Schedule

SKIDDS / CATS Class 274

DATES: 01/10/202401/12/2024

Location: Irvine, CA

SKIDDS / CATS Class 275

DATES: 03/05/202403/07/2024

Location: Reno NV

SKIDDS / CATS Class 276

DATES: 04/09/202404/11/2024

Location: Santa Clara County, CA

SKIDDS / CATS Class 277

DATES: 04/09/202404/11/2024

Location: Rutherford TN

SKIDDS / CATS Class 278

DATES: 04/17/202404/19/2024

Location: Berks County, PA

SKIDDS / CATS Class 279

DATES: 05/21/202405/23/2024

Location: Jeffersonville IN

SKIDDS / CATS Class 280

DATES: 09/04/202409/06/2024

Location: San Bernardino County, CA

SKIDDS / CATS Class 281

DATES: 09/16/202409/18/2024

Location: Dubuque, IA

SKIDDS / CATS Class 282

DATES: 09/25/202409/27/2024

Location: Ross Township, PA

SKIDDS / CATS Class 283

DATES: 10/09/202410/11/2024

Location: Lake Tahoe, CA

SKIDDS / CATS Class 284

DATES: 10/28/202410/30/2024

Location: Hamilton County, IN

SKIDDS / CATS Class 285

DATES: 11/13/202411/15/2024

Location: St. Lucie County, FL

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