The need for personal protection K9’s has never been higher. Except tomorrow, tomorrow they will be higher.
Trikos International:
An Origin Story

Inspired by the working K9s he encountered while serving as a US Navy SEAL, Mike Ritland founded Trikos International, which provides working dogs to a wide range of clients. With nearly two decades of experience breeding, raising, and training K9s, Ritland has become a trusted authority in personal protection training and obedience training alike.

Protecting the Warriors Who Protected Us

The Warrior Dog Foundation was founded by Mike Ritland as a place of rehabilitation for retired working K9s slated to be euthanized. The Warrior Dog Foundation provides a rare sanctuary of last resort, ensuring the care of each individual K9 with dignity and grace, including both mental and physical rehabilitation for the rest of their lives.

19 Years of Experience, A Career of Excellence

Trikos International Founder and US Navy SEAL veteran, Mike Ritland is devoted to training and improving the lives of the remarkable working dogs that protect us every day.