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.

Latest News

2016 Idaho Gives Logo

THANK YOU to everyone who donated towards Helping Idaho Dogs during Idaho Gives on May 5, 2016Your support makes our volunteering possible, and allows us to continue to give back to our community. A special thanks to Kate Pickett, our volunteer Social Media Coordinator, who kept the Facebook posts flowing!  


On May 2, 2016, KIVI Channel 6 created an interview about our therapy dog teams visiting Eagle Middle School! Click here to find out more about how the students and staff are enjoying our therapy dog teams visiting the students during their 3 weeks of state testing. Kudos to our volunteers!

 Stay tuned!

Check out more Helping Idaho Dogs news here.

Upcoming Events

Find out about our Helping Idaho Dogs events!

Contact events@helpingidahodogs.org for more information or to volunteer!


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    2014 Walkabout Team

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    TTouch Seminar

Training Dogs

“Improving the lives of dogs using compassionate and positive reinforcement training techniques.”

Therapy Dog Teams

“Empowering our therapy dog teams to bring comfort to people in need.”

Educating People

“Promoting kindness, respect and understanding between people and canines.”


“Strengthening the canine-human relationship through education.”