K9 Solutions offers basic and advanced obedience,
behavior rehabilitation, competition sport training, and
Police K9 training for dogs of all ages and breeds.
K9 Solutions is a veteran owned business and strives
to bring the highest level of professionalism and excellence
to our clients.
use a variety of training methods that involve food, praise,
and various training collars to achieve clear and consistent
results. We are extremely passionate about the solutions
we provide and the benefits each person and K9 experiences
while training with us.
Joseph James is a Marine Corps veteran, prior law
enforcement and corrections officer, and owner of Hard
Corps Tactical. Hard Corps Tactical is where Joseph
teaches law enforcement, military, and responsible citizens
safe and effective firearms and close hand-to-hand combative
skills. During Josephs’ time as a law enforcement
officer, he was afforded the opportunity to work along side
multiple agencies in central Louisiana with the training
and development of police K9’s in apprehension, tracking
and detection. His passion to work with K9’s grew
extensively after his time in law enforcement where he went
on to train pet obedience for a nationally recognized organization
as a head trainer and handler in south Louisiana.
desire to grow as a trainer and handler birthed the start
of Professional K9 Solutions and has lead
to competition sport (IPO & PSA), obedience, and volunteering
his time with law enforcement agencies and their K9 teams.
Joseph has trained under some of the best trainers in the
nation and recently became certified as a Police K9 Training
has become a sought after trainer and has attracted the
attention of several professional athletes from the New
Orleans Saints not only for his skills, but for his passion
to teaching and the animals themselves.
background and experience allows him to offer many avenues
to help bring solutions to his clients and their K9 family
James is an Instructor and evaluator
Kennel Club (AKC) in these 4 categories:
Canine Good Citizen
* AKC Urban Canine
* AKC S.T.A.R.
* AKC Community
Training and Qualifications:
TarHeel K9 Training Police K9 Instructor course
* Dick Staal - Puppy
to working dog course 2015
* Off Leash K9 Training
Handlers course 2015
* TarHeel K9 Training
Decoy course 2013