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

Five of our therapy dog teams responded to a request to bring comfort to children at an Emmett school recently. Our teams brought unconditional love and cheer to these students, and it was a privilege to be there. Kudos to our dedicated therapy dog teams! View photos here.

Enjoy this video of our awesome Trick Team in action at the Canine Companions for Independence DogFest Walk ‘n Roll on September 27, 2105. Thank you to the Trick Team for bringing smiles and entertainment to others!

We would like to thank you for joining us at the Muzzle Up! seminar! Maureen Backman of Mutt About Town did a great job educating us about muzzles and setting dogs up for success! You can read more here about Ms. Backman’s Muzzle Up! Project.

Stay tuned!

Upcoming Events

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.”