Candice has loved animals since she was a child. She graduated from Masers School of Grooming in 2015. She worked for a couple of local businesses and after searching for a perfect place she opened Petite Paws in 2021. She prides herself on making sure every dog feels as comfortable as possible by giving praise and comforting them during their visit.
Jackie has been working with dogs since graduating from University of Washington in 2003. After becoming a certified dog groomer at Maser’s School of Grooming in 2010, Jackie worked as an instructor where she enjoyed helping students learn how to groom all breeds, and ensure that each animal was comfortable and stress free during the grooming experience. Jackie specializes in taking the extra time and giving special, individualized attention to senior, nervous, and shy dogs. She wants each dog to walk away content, confident, and proud. Most importantly, able to walk back in for the next groom with a sense of peace and calm.
Kat: Kat's 5th grade teacher once wrote that if she cared about her homework as much as she does animals she would be the best student. She has been involved in animal care since she was 10. She became a junior show handler at 12 and went on to be an AKC registered show handler. Kat loves dogs and has incredible patience with all the dogs she grooms. She is a gentle and calm groomer who will treat your dog with love and care. Kat also has one on one availability on Saturdays which is an excellent environment for a nervous pup.
Sarah has two years of dog grooming experience and a lifetime of dog ownership experience. Her love for dogs has motivated her every move from drawing dogs to training dogs to grooming dogs. Sarah is very adapted to reading dog body language and utilizes her dog training skills to help dogs feel as comfortable as possible in an unfamiliar salon. Sarah excels in making the grooming experience great for nervous dogs with her patience and kindness that helps put dogs at ease.