Coaching Call – #18.18 Andy Falco-Jimenez with barneykuntze

Andy Falco-Jimenez - leads Falco K9 Academy has provided Dog Training In Orange County California for nearly 30 years and has been called "America's Top Dog Trainer" and “King K9”. Falco K9 Academy is one of the few facilities if not the only in the world who trains Police K9 Teams (over 1000), detection dogs (of all disciplines), search and rescue dogs (including Peru and Argentina) and thousands of pet dog owners. Falco K9 Academy has been featured on the Disney Channel, Animal Planet channel and National Geographic.

Andy was asked to assist Cesar Milan in the filming of his new TV show that began airing in 2014. Currently there are two documentaries in production featuring Andy and Falco K9 Academy. Falco K9 Academy has trained and provided dogs for hundreds of Law Enforcement agencies throughout the world. Andy has also been hired by the largest companies in the world including Disneyland, Anaheim; Disneyland, Orlando; Disneyland Hong Kong, The Koch Brothers, Jerry Weintraub; Long Beach Medical Center; George Washington Medical Center in Washington DC and Steven Spielberg's Starlight Star bright Foundation.

As an author Andy’s most recent book “Dog Sniff Evidence” is a number one bestseller on Amazon. Andy has written 5 other books including “FALCO – Walking with God and a Dog” which discusses his time as a K9 handler and how his dog brought him closer to God. Andy is a former police officer and K9 handler for the Anaheim Police Department in California (23 years). Andy was also assigned to the SWAT Team and a Detective in Family Crimes and Sex Crimes (SVU). Andy received a number of awards including Officer of the Year (1993) and the highest award, The Distinguished Service Award (1994).

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Andy Falco-Jimenez