About Chitown K9

Chitown K9 brings together some of the most talented trainers in the Chicagoland Area. All veterans in our own expertise - we bring together our experience to help competitors in bite sport training by providing decoy/helper services and provide Personal Protection Services for the public.




Nick is certified in High Risk Security Operations (HRSO), Carbine Operator, Carbine Instructor. He studied at North State K-9 Academy of Tarheel Canine Training INC. and ACADEMI where he focused on Canine Detection, Tracking and Patrol. Nick has an extensive background in Decoy work in private security and KNPV championships as well as Detection work for private security. Nick also served in the United States Marine Corp (USMC) in 2012.

Nick is currently an international consultant and decoy for K9 selection, anti-poaching K9 teams, Military and Police forces, government officials, and US SWAT teams. He believes "there is much more to protection work than 'just a bite'." He strives to help each dog and handler team reach their full potential.


Fabian is the Owner of Found Chicago Boarding & Training Center, MOJO Dog Co. and President of Chitown K9 Working Dog Club. Fabian is a Chicago dog Industry veteran with 15 years of experience both in the industry and in training. Being a certified dog trainer, he holds a CCPDT-KA, CGC, APDT and NePoPo© Gold Certificate.

Fabian Southern Illinois University - Carbondale with a Focus in Automotive Engineering and Business. With such focus and love for dogs he continued his career with them. Fabian & His wife Brittney Romo (Executive Director, Canines & Company) own 5 Dogs and actively compete and participate in PSA-K9.