Who We Are
Helping Idaho Dogs, Inc. is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit all-volunteer organization.We are dedicated towards strengthening the canine-human relationship through education.
Our volunteers provide:
- Compassionate, positive reinforcement training for pet dogs;
- Free training to shelter/rescue dogs;
- Education to people through Humane Education, workshops, seminars and events;
- Support to our therapy dog teams that visit people in need.
Muzzle Up! Dispelling the Stigma of Dogs Wearing Muzzles & Break the Cycle of Punishment: Filling the Behavioral Void
Helping Idaho Dogs presents an educational event with Maureen Backman, MS, CTC, PCT-A. The seminar will be held on September 22, 2015 from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM in Boise. Ms. Backman is the founder of the Muzzle Up! Project and owner of Mutt About Town.
The seminar promotes muzzle training and safety, the importance of the muzzle, helping dogs have fun and bond during muzzle training. This will be followed by discussion on setting your dog up for success, how to support high energy dogs and fearful dogs.
Click here for more details on the seminar.