Animal-Assisted Intervention

What is Pet partners?


The Mission

We are Central Arkansas Pet Partners®

Pet Partners® is the nation’s largest nonprofit registering handlers of multiple species as volunteer teams providing Animal-Assisted Interventions. With the highest caliber curriculum in the industry, Pet Partners® trains volunteers and evaluates them with their pets for visiting animal programs in hospitals, nursing homes, veterans’ centers, hospice, Alzheimer’s facilities, courtrooms, schools and other settings.

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Member Insight

“My favorite thing about being a member is the special time with my animal and friendship and partnership with other CAPP members. As Instructor & Evaluator love meeting and encouraging potential new enthusiast members.” – Georgann Freasier, Facilities Director

Who We Are

Your Local Chapter

Central Arkansas Pet Partners, a Pet Partners® Community Group, is a 501 (c)(3), a non-profit group of registered Pet Partners® teams visiting hospitals, schools, and other facilities in the central Arkansas area. We also volunteer and attend many special events throughout the community. We have members across the region and are not limited to the Little Rock Metro.

Community Members

We are dedicated to bettering our community with the benefits of animal-assisted intervention.

Pet Advocates

Our love of animals is why we founded Central Arkansas Pet Partners. We firmly believe that you are the best possible advocate for your pet.


Our organization is possible because of our dedicated and passionate volunteers. Thank you for all that you do!


Support Us

As a non-profit, we are able to offer programming and education solely based on your generosity. Please consider making a donation to help bring the joy and comfort of the human-animal bond to those in need.