Dangers of Fentanyl Abuse Last month, the CDC released a Public Health Alert about the increase in Fentanyl related overdoses and deaths. Fentanyl is an extremely potent synthetic opioid, which is 50 times stronger than heroin. It is famously attributed to the death of the singer “Prince.” It’s legal use is for pain management after surgery, or to treat chronic pain for patients who are physically tolerant to other opiods. …Read More
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Original article from the Advocate and Democrat, can be seen here. The Monroe County School System has gone to the dogs…literally. Last fall, the school system entered into an agreement with Interquest Detection Canines, Inc. (IDC), to provide trained detection canines to conduct random, unannounced inspections of the school district campuses. According to Rocky Montgomery, IDC, based out of Houston, Texas, has been providing trained canines to school systems …Read More
Kief is the trichome or “hair” of the mature marijuana plant. It is primarily used for making hash, but it can also be smoked or used for cooking edibles. For more info, click here. Kief find by an Interquest K-9 “K-9 Korner” Actual Finds in Schools by Interquest Canines Marijuana pipe in form of lipstick Flashback to 1988! Owner, Debbie Farmer all dressed up for a trade show. Mon. Feb 15, …Read More
Check out the exciting video announcement for Interquest’s upcoming visits to a Chicago, Illinois area school! Glenn and Goldie are very well received and are looking forward to keeping the school free of drugs, alcohol, medications and gunpowder items! Check it out!
Known as “sploof” or “bounce blower”, a method commonly used by marijuana smokers to attempt to conceal the odor of the smoke. Basically, it’s a toilet paper tube with dryer sheets attached to one end with rubber bands. Our Interquest Detection Canines can locate and our handlers can identify them in schools and industry!
Reposted from Pawsitively Pets Keep your pets indoors! There is less chance that your pet will run away if they are kept inside in a nice, warm and cozy area that makes them feel safe. Many pets become anxious and scared when they hear fireworks popping outside. Try playing some nice music or put on some good doggy or kitty TV for them to listen to in the background …Read More
Red Ribbon Week is the oldest and largest drug prevention campaign in the country. The National Family Partnership organized the first nationwide Red Ribbon Campaign in 1988. Since that time, the campaign has reached millions of U.S. children. In 1997, the Texas Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (now the Department of State Health Services) began committing resources to ensure the continuation of the Red Ribbon Campaign in Texas, as …Read More
Last year at Interquest, we decided to raise some puppies to bring into our training program. We got a chocolate Labrador, a Golden Retriever and a Dutch Shepherd, all at about 8 weeks of age. The video documents some of the traits we look for the puppy to exhibit and the training process.