Interquest Detection Canines provides a home-based franchise opportunity providing scent trained canines to school, industry, and governmental agencies. Interquest is the nation's leading source for contraband detection canine services. Principals at Interquest began using detection dogs in Texas schools a quarter century years ago. IDC is one of the oldest and largest canine detection franchises in America. There are currently over 40 Interquest operations serving over 1200 school districts and private schools and 5000 campus locations. Interquest is a diverse company serving not only schools but also the needs of the nation's refineries, manufacturing, corporate, and entertainment industries. They are licensed by the U.S. Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, and state regulatory agencies as required. They are also an approved vender for the use of Federal Drug Free Schools Funds.