Interaction with dogs has been scientifically shown to:
If this sounds like you and your dog, then we would be happy to talk to you about joining our Healing Paws Program! Want to help?
Not every dog is willing or able to do canine-assisted interactions or you may not have a dog at all. VOLUNTEER! We still need you!
We need team leaders to mentor new volunteers, organize events, and assist with other administrative and fundraising duties.
Our teams take their work very seriously and pride themselves on ensuring their team is ready for any situation. This means a lot of training. Helping Idaho Dogs offers special classes at discounted rates for volunteer teams. Please sponsor a team to help offset the cost of their training. You'll be helping provide comfort, learning and joy to people in our community.
We were honored that Ride for Joy! asked us to coordinate therapy teams for their summer camp reading program.
Healing Paws Helping People.