K9 Pipe Inspections, LLC


K9 Pipe Inspections, LLC is based out of Challis, ID and is a WOSB. We offer our services to the entire contiguous United States and pride ourselves in our rapid mobilization capabilities. Our company headquarters are ideally located to provide rapid response to our Canadian clients.


Josh Young is the HSE Officer, Canine Trainer, and Handler for K9 Pipe Inspections. He has a bachelors degree in terrestrial biology, and he is a sergeant in the United States Army Reserves. In addition, Josh is a Senior Wildland Firefighter and Engine Boss for the U.S. Forest Service. His experience working high complexity incidents and managing teams meshes well with his background in hound training and tracking. 

Mich Hager is the Technical Supervisor, Canine Trainer, and Handler for K9 Pipe Inspections. She has a bachelors degree in Psychology with upper level studies focused in animal cognition. Mich has extensive experience managing international canine travel logistics for over six countries extending from Europe to Southeast Asia. Her studies and real time experience in behavioral therapy paired with extensive canine world travel brings a unique skill set that applies well to K9 Pipe Inspections nation wide and international services. Mich also specializes in training shed (antler) hunting dogs and holds a Class A CDL with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements.