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[11/11/20]

NAIL CLINICS.  Due to COVID, we are offering nail trims during nail clinics only.  Please click here for more information. [Nail Clinic].


[12/07/21] 2021 Pre-Booking is complete!

The 2021 annual pre-booking is complete and you can pick up your schedule any time.  Calls have been placed advising of your first 2021 appointment.  Please be sure to read the letter on the reverse side of the schedule for important updates.

We offer this program to clients who want to keep their pet on a maintenance schedule.  This allows the client to have their preferred day/time and a guaranteed holiday appointment.  It also helps in that there shouldn't be additional fees for mat removal or behavior as a regularly groomed pet on a maintenance schedule will have little to no matting and they become accustomed to grooming. 

Please understand that this is a monumental task and takes a minimum of 40 hours to complete. With the addition of an employee and how we book appointments, it is very important to not be moving appointments around.  Clients who need a more fluid schedule are recommended to make appointments as needed or pre-booking one appointment at a time.

Knowing your schedule in advance should eliminate short notice cancellations.  With the difficulty in being able to re-schedule or refill an appointment, we ask for notification as soon as you are aware of the conflict.  Please do not wait until the third business day.  If you need to review our policies, they can be found here [Grooming Policies] or you can review the actual contract here [Client Forms].

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call us.  Thank you!

[11/11/20]  2021 Pre-Booking is now closed! 

I just wanted to take a moment to go over the 2021 pre-booking schedule which is now closed. Our new hours next year will be Tuesday through Friday from 8:00 to 4:30 (with the grooming salon closing at 4:00).  Saturday hours will remain the same.

There are three changes to the schedule next year: ·        

*  Appointments will be staggered, so while we will do our best to book you by your preference, please note that the actual appointment can be within a half hour or more either side of your preference.

*  We are only scheduling those that keep a schedule of eight weeks or less. ·        

*  Anyone who had multiple cancellations has been removed from our set schedule for the year. (We shouldn't have any difficulties getting you scheduled.  Please call to schedule your appointment with an approximate two-week lead time.)

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out and thank you for your understanding!


CAT EXCLUSIVE SPAW DAYS!  While appointments for cats can be flexible throughout the week, we have designated select days to be CAT ONLY spa days.  The following dates are designated for cat spaw days (please note they are all Wednesdays):  Unfortunately, we have not scheduled any cat exclusive spaw days this year.  Once we get back to normal, we hope to continue this in the future.

These days are in high demand, so book early!


Due to rising expenses (including State mandated changes), we are having a price adjustment effective January 1. 

Our salon necessitates a higher cost for grooms as For K-9s & Felines, LLC offers your pet a private appointment where s/he is groomed start to finish in a low-stress environment using gentle techniques. We use premium spa products to maximize the results of the groom; our tools and equipment are high quality to help achieve better and faster grooms and they are maintained regularly. We belong to eight national and international grooming associations and attend educational seminars throughout the year which allows us to keep up to date on new products and techniques, safety issues, etc. Nicoll is an AKC certified groomer and has a certification for Pet First Aid/CPR.

We had written a couple of articles on our Facebook page when we had prior pricing adjustments and posted them as Notes.  There are two Notes actually, one for the 2017 restructure and one for the 2018 increase.  You can easily access them by clicking on the hyperlinked year.

We hope you will agree that our services are invaluable to you and your pet! And we thank you so very much for all of your wonderful referrals and reviews. They mean so much to us!  :-D


On February 5, 2018, I was elected as an Officer of a newly formed national grooming association, the American Professional Pet Groomers Association.  This organization will be announced at Intergroom in April, 2018.  We are very excited about this new organization as it will be have a large legislative component. I am humbled to be with some big names in the grooming industry!  Our Board of Directors consist of:  President - Susan Sholar of the AKC (NY); Vice President - Joey Villani, of Nash Grooming Academy (NJ) and some of you may know him as a Judge in Groomer Has It; Secretary - me!; and Treasurer - Dara Forleo, owner of Dara's Paw Spaw and The Whole Pet Grooming Academy, a NH accredited grooming school.  Other Board of Directors include Mario DiFante, world renowned show judge of (RI) ; Jacki Panzik, owner of Riverside Grooming (CA) and Connie Celenza of Connie's Pet Styles (AZ).  We are very excited about this organization! 


On October 15, 2017 I was honored to be elected to the Board of Directors of the New England Pet Grooming Professionals (NEPGP) association! I am passionate about the grooming industry and the education of groomers, so I am humbled of this honor and excited to be a integral part of this wonderful organization!!!

October 2019, I decided not to re-run as I unfortunately could not commit any more time due to other projects.  I enjoyed my time serving on the Board for two years and look forward to continuing my membership and enjoying their educational opportunities. 


Effective July 1, 2016, we have become For K-9s & Felines, LLC.


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