The specialized K9 program at the VETERAN SUNRISE CENTER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE is focused on two main area, K9 Security and K9 Training!

HVCC FORCE SECURITY GROUP provides all security for the VETERNS SUNSRISE CENTER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE campus,  which includes the HVCC secured co-location data center, SCIF, secured living quarters for the data center and SCIF personnel, 100 MW Solar Array Field, Zero Mass Water Array Field, HVCC UAV DRONE Autonomous Drone locations, secured hotel for corporation employees working on secured projects in the HVCC Knowledge Center and the highly secure Special Operations Command Center (SOCC) will be using K9s for these operations.

HVCC FORCE SECURITY GROUP plans to utilize the VETERANS SUNRISE CENTER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION INSTITUTE K9 training programs for other major projects including WorldGate Community International projects being developed through out the world. HVCC FORCE SECURITY GROUP also provides security programs for clients in the United States and around the world.

HVCC FORCE SECURITY GROUP will utilize the VSCTEI K9 Program in contracts once the program is activated. This will create a guaranteed, substantial income stream for the K9 program at VSCTEI.

To ensure a continuous number of qualified K9s and K9 handlers for these operations VSCTEI will establish a full K9 training center on the campus.  This K9 Training Center will not only train our K9s, but also train our veterans to become K9 handlers.

Mr. Butts Co-Founder of VETERANS SUNRISE CENTER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE and Chairman of Honor Valor Courage Corporation’s HVCC FORCE SECURITY GROUP is a high decorated Marine, Combat Veterans who was awarded three Purple Hearts in Vietnam, and was presented with the All American Hero Award in 2013, will developing agreements with Mike Ritland and Trikos International ( a SEAL) to provide training for our Veterans K9 handlers and also for potential representation of Trikos International  K9 for contracts regarding Self-Protection K9s, Law enforcement K9s, Military K9s under Government Vehicles, Government IDIQs, appearances, merchandise and corporation protection and other K9 training programs, through his vast connection and contracts to develop revenue streams for VETERANS SUNRISE CENTER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE and also to support the Mike Ritland’s Warrior Dog Foundation through the Veterans Sunrise Center 501 C-3. Mike and Dennis speak the same language!

Our HVCC FORCE SECURITY GROUP teams who are made up of  former  NAVY SEALS, ARMY GREEN BERETS, MARINE RECON, and AIR FORCE SPECIAL OPERATION who have utilized K9’s in their military life will go through specialized training from Mike Ritland.

VETERANS SUNRISE CENTER & TECHOLOGY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE will be utilizing the famous training techniques of Mike Ritland at our K9 Training Center. Mike Ritland is a former Navy SEAL who run the best K9 Training Programs in the world. Contracts will be executed with Trikos International, P.O. Box 91, Cooper, TX 75432, and other programs from Mike Ritland for this advance K9 Training services.

VETERANS SUNRISE CENTER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE will use several training methodology, including in-person appearances at VETERANS SUNRISE CENTER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE by Mike Ritland, and TRIKOS INTERNATIONAL, live broadcast on our Polycom/ZOOM FIPS 104 enables interactive network with incorporation of 96” TVs in both classroom and in the field, with interactive training from Mike Ritland, live training and private training session to our Veterans as well as his lectures, seminars, and videos.

It is planned to add this amazing program as part of the HVCC ACDEMIES and offer the K9 Training from Mike Ritland and TRIKOS INTERNATIONAL at VETERANS SUNRISE CENTER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTE to all veterans at Veterans Hospitals, Veterans Organizations and Veterans Fraternal Organizations who are registered with the HVCC ACADEMIES as part of the HVCC ACADEMIES at VETERANS SUNRISE CENTER & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATIONA INSTITUTE to train our countries veterans.  


                                                                                                                                               NAVY SEAL & MULTI-PURPOSE CANINE (MPC) TRAINER

Mike Ritland and TRIKOS INTERNATIONAL provides K9’s for

Department of Defense (DoD)
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP)
Police Departments across the U.S.

Mike Ritland was born in Waterloo, Iowa and served 12 years as a Navy SEAL. He saw action in Operation Iraqi Freedom and numerous special operations missions during his career. He later served as Naval Special Warfare Multi-Purpose Canine (MPC) Trainer for the West Coast SEAL teams.

All of this experience prompted Mike Ritland to write three New York Times Best Selling books: Trident K9 Warriors, Navy SEAL Dogs and TEAM Dog.

In addition to his novels, Ritland also has been featured in numerous other publications such as Town & Country, Police K9 Magazine, K9 Cop Magazine, the Washington Post, the Huffington Post, NYPOST, Men’s Journal, and more. Mike Ritland is not only an accomplished author and speaker, but he has been interviewed by dozens of media affiliates, including ABC, CBS 60-Minutes, CBS 60-Minutes Overtime, CBS This Morning, C-SPAN, C-SPAN2 BOOKTV, Fox News, Fox News Videos, Fox and Friends, NBC, and PBS.


Mike created the Trikos Team Dog Online Training website. Mike is looking to revolutionize how we interact with our dogs with his Trikos Team Dog program. This platform provides online dog training to dog owners all across the world. Current community members range from first-time puppy owners to well established dog trainers, as there is something for everyone. Ritland personally interacts with members on the site and answers their questions.

Trikos we specialize in discovering what type of dog you require. We offer customized personal-protection dogs.

Trikos K9s are personally selected by Mike Ritland and procured across the globe. The dog does not leave here until we know positively that it is exactly what you want, and it is ready to integrate into your home. Trikos dogs are tested and retested in a variety of social and environmental situations.

Each dog is specifically for you or your family so it can support and protect you in the places you need it most – at home, in public, or at your side during travel.

Our price for fully finished private-protection dogs start at $85,000.

Warrior Dog Foundation

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.

Certification Courses

Through this in person and interactive training for our Veterans our veterans can be certified both the K9 First Aid and CPR Online Certification Courses with veterinary professionals to ensure you have the most up to date K9 lifesaving steps. We feel as a dog owner you should have the First Aid training and CPR training needed when things go wrong. Topics covered include: How to find the baseline for your dog, and what is considered normal, What is cause for concern, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Toxic ingestions, Minor cuts and wounds, Bandaging, Splints and Slings basics, Venomous snake bites, Allergic reactions, What do you do when your dog’s heart stops beating, What to do when your dog stops breathing and much more.

Mike Ritland currently resides in Dallas, Texas and dedicates his time daily to working with his K9s at Trikos International and the Warrior Dog Foundation. When he is not traveling on business, he enjoys spending quality time with each of his dogs, staying fit, playing guitar, and perfecting the art of BBQ.