A Word About the Trainer

A friendly greeting.

We want you and your dog to feel welcome and enjoy your time with us!


Genuine concern.

Above all, Pamela wants to see you and your dog succeed!  She offers many different training techniques to meet everyone's needs.


Professional service.

Pamela is a full member of the Association of Professional Dog Trainers and is an AKC certified STAR Puppy Instructor and CGC evaluator.  She is the only Therapy Dogs International Evaluator in the state of Arkansas.

What to Expect

Pamela Padgett, MSN is a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist in Conway, AR.  In a former life she was a math teacher and has taught at many levels throughout her nursing career.  The dogs are her passion and she loves teaching others how to train their best friends!  

She was an assistant instructor at Little Rock Dog Training Club for one year before she became a primary instructor.  She taught her own classes for two years and was the Training Director for 2012-2013.

Pamela has earned more than 60 titles with her four GSDs.  She and her dogs have successfully competed in agility, obedience, rally, schutzhund/ IPO, lure coursing, conformation, and barn hunt.  They continue to be active competitors in the American Kennel Club, United Kennel Club, United States Dog Agility Association, Barn Hunt Association, and the German Shepherd Dog Club of America-Working Dog Association. 

She trains and competes with her own German Shepherd Dogs, has trained a future guide dog for Gallant Heart Guide Dogs, and has bred and trained her own GSDs.

Meet Our Team