Heroic Illinois K9 Receives Life-Saving Vest: A Heartfelt Donation


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PESOTUM, IL – Illinois State Police’s very own K9 Loki is now safeguarded with a state-of-the-art bullet and stab protective vest, graciously donated by the non-profit, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. This noble act was sponsored by Galesburg residents, Don and Misty Fike, with an affectionate embroidery: “Born to Love-Trained to Serve-Loyal Always.”

Since 2009, Vested Interest in K9s has championed the safety of our four-legged officers, outfitting over 4,156 K9s nationwide with $6.9 million in protective vests. 

For those interested in contributing or learning more about this essential initiative, please visit www.vik9s.org.


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