Helping Hounds Training at K9 Kabana is proud to be the ONLY  facility in the entire St. Louis metro area to offer training while boarding services using exclusively force-free training methods !

We offer services to suit any dog owner’s needs!

076Learn how to train your dog in private in-home lessons or in group classes!

With our Play ‘N’ Learn and Stay ‘N’ Learn programs, let Helping Hounds take the leash and train your dog for you while you work, vacation or devote your time to your children!

 Getting a new dog? Just adopted a new dog or puppy?

We can help get you and your new addition off on the right paw with an in-home evaluation!

Is your dog shy or fearful of new places, dogs or people? Has your dog shown aggression or reactivity towards other dogs? Fear not! Helping Hounds is here to help you and your dog with custom training plans!

You can take comfort in knowing that Helping Hounds Training is committed to using ONLY force-free techniques that have been scientifically proven effective over decades of study. 


We will never use harsh corrections or painful training collars. Our goal is to improve the bond between dog and owner and nurture trust and respect through training and leadership.