Andy Falco Jimenez was born in La Mirada, California and is the President of Falco Enterprises, Inc. a company specializing in the training of humans and their dogs. Andy is also the President of Falco K9 Services, Security and Investigations, a security firm that utilizes dogs in both patrol and detection dog services in addition to other security services. Andy worked as a Police K9 handler from 1989 to 1996 for the Anaheim Police Department in California. During this period Andy became passionate about Police K9 training and dog training in general. After traveling throughout North America and Europe seeking dog training and behavior knowledge, Andy developed Falco K9 Academy in 1995. Since 1990 when he testified as an expert in a narcotics detection case in Los Angeles Federal Court, Andy has continued to be sought after in cases of all types involving dogs. From detection; to use of force; to slip and fall case and Pit Bull fight rings. He has testified and reviewed cases throughout the United States. Andy retired from the police department in 2005 to concentrate on Falco Enterprises, Inc. Andy's expertise has led to contracts with some of the largest companies in the world, including Disney; Rollins, police departments in North America, Argentina, Costa Rica and the Dominican Republic. Andy has also assisted entrepreneurs in the Mold detection industry and Bed Bug Detection industry from coast to coast.
And currently assists individuals to become experts in their field and helps them build a platform and market themselves and their businesses.
Falco K9 Academy's training system is based on a two way LOVING and RESPECTFUL relationship between the dog handler. The reward based system has been used successfully for Law Enforcement, Detection Dogs and Pet Dogs of ALL temperaments and breeds. Falco K9 Academy has been instrumental in changing the way Police K9's are trained (positively) and saving hundreds of dogs from being needlessly euthanized due to being labeled as "aggressive".