Who We Are
Dog Trainer and Certified Behavior Consultant
Pamela Wyman is a Certified Trainer and dogEvolve instructor with 27 years of experience. She is a graduate of the renowned SF/SPCA Academy for Dog Trainers, taught by Jean Donaldson. Pamela also holds a Certificate in Separation Anxiety Treatment, having studied under Separation Anxiety expert, Malena DeMartini.
Pamela brings an enthusiastic and creative teaching style to her work which makes training fun, intelligent and successful for dogs and people. Clients find Pamela able to treat seemingly unsolvable behavior issues with innovative techniques. Her areas of interest and expertise are enriching relationships between owners and dogs, and setting up puppies, adolescents and new rescue companions to succeed as furry family members.
Forever evolving, Pamela enjoys keeping a fresh perspective on learning and dog training. She regularly attends conferences, seminars, workshops and, perhaps most importantly continues to learn from each and every client and dog she works with. Pamela and her husband Jordaan currently live in Durham, NC (with many clients all over the world!). They share a home with 8yo fluffy mutt Stuey Little, and their daughter Gemma, the Junior Trainer!
Pamela offers in-person training in Durham, NC and virtual training to folks all over the world!
Jordaan Van Romburgh
Jordaan brings over 20 years professional experience to dogEvolve. He spent over 12 years in Animal Shelter world and the last 8 years training and caring for family dogs in CA and NC. After assisting many long-time trainers on both coasts, he has a huge toolkit and tons of hands-on experience.
Jordaan grew up on a small farm in Cape Town, South Africa with a wide variety of animals. His down to earth, big-hearted approach to humans and animals give him a special way with clients and dogs. Clients adore Jordaan and look forward to the progress dogs make under his guidance!
Jordaan is gifted at teaching dogs new behaviors like loose leash walking, recall (coming when called), tricks and reducing impulsive and reactive behaviors to improve dog/human relationships and outings. Shy dogs, quirky dogs, “misunderstood” types and other rascals capture Jordaan’s interest.
Jordaan offers Behavior Consultations and Private Lessons to dog owners with new rescue dogs, puppy guidance, refreshers on obedience training as well as leash reactivity. He teaches several classes at Whole Dog Institute in Durham, NC. He shares a home and family with his wife Pamela, Stuey Little and his daughter Gemma.
Jordaan offers in-person training to clients in Durham, NC.
Stu (AKA Stuey Little)
CEO Dog Division
Doggy diplomat with a strong record of success befriending even the most sensitive dogs.
It’s great to have an in-house consultant. Stuey’s an expert on all things dog! ♥