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
Based on the premium services that we offer, we are
restructuring our pricing and will have an increase effective January 1. While grooms are still based on breed, there is a minimum hourly rate which must be achieved. I've written an article to
help explain why our salon necessitates a higher cost. There is a printed copy on our counter at the store and it can also be found as a Note on our Facebook page. There are two Notes actually, one for the 2017 increase and one for the 2018 increase. You can easily access them by clicking on the hyperlinked year.
For K-9s & Felines, LLC offers your pet a private
appointment 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 me to keep up
to date on new products and techniques, safety issues, etc. I am an AKC
certified groomer and have a certification for Pet First Aid/CPR.
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
CAT SPAW DAYS! While appointments for cats can be flexible throughout the week, we have designated select days to be CAT ONLY spa days. We will not book nail trims for dogs on those days as we want those days to be cat friendly and DOG-FREE. The following dates are designated for cat spaw days (please note they are all Wednesdays): January 24, March 21, May 16, July 11, September 19 and November 14.
Effective July 1, 2016, we have become For K-9s & Felines, LLC.
We are on Facebook! Facebook has allowed us to provide our customers with immediate recall notifications as well as events, specials and more! To stay informed of important pet information, "Like"
our Page and make sure to check off "Get Notifications" and "Show in
News Feed". Stay interactive with our Page by liking, commenting and
sharing our posts. Please Rate and give us a Review and "Invite Your
Friends to Like This Page". Thank you for your support!
Please help us grow our fan base by suggesting us to your friends and/or writing a recommendation. Thank you!