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Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday-Saturday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday: Noon - 5:00 pm
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Friday-Saturday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Kristen


Groomer
Kristen
 
What motivated you to work in grooming?

My love for animals and wanting to help them look good and feel good

What has been your most rewarding moment working in grooming?

When the dog learns my name and gets excited when they get to visit me. Shows me they love me as much as I love them

If you weren’t working at a veterinary clinic, what would you do?

I’d open an animal rescue

What is the most exotic animal you have groomed?

I shave one of my long-haired guinea pigs

What animal scares you more than any other?

Alligators or spiders

What do you consider your greatest accomplishment?

Going back to school and paying off my house

What do you do in your spare time?

Read books, travel, drink coffee

What is your favorite comfort food?

Stuffed peppers or ice cream

What is your biggest pet peeve?

When someone is being rude

What animals do you currently have?

Two dogs, four cats, four guinea pigs, and a bearded dragon

If you were to come back as an animal, what would it be and why?

A jellyfish. They have calm lives and not much can eat them

What is your favorite childhood movie and why?

The Aristocats or Oliver and Company – for the music and the animals

What is your favorite childhood memory?

Skiing in Colorado

Name 5 things people might be surprised about if they knew it about you?

1. I’m from Tampa, Florida

2. I’ve been to Cuba

3. I used to teach kids how to ride horses

4. I like to play video games

5. I have 5 tattoos – mostly animals