has attended Heartland Community College majoring in business management.
He is a certified pet care tech and has training with the American Red Cross in
pet first-aid and C.P.R. His duties include managing all aspects of our kennel
and daycare operations.
Mike has been with us since before we opened. He lives in
with his rescued dogs Murray and Judy.
Clay (Kennel Manager)
has been with us
since before we opened. Clay is one of the kennel
workers who is certified in pet care tech. He also
has training with the American Red Cross in pet
first-aid and C.P.R. Clay is also one of our chefs
in our gourmet bakery.
in Normal with his 3 dogs, Edward (pitbull), Ava (rottweiler mix) and Bonnie (
has been with us since September 2004. She grew up in
She attended Heartland Community College
where she received as Associates degree in Early Childhood Education. Tash
is one of the full time receptionists and helps with bathing and kennel
duties. She lives in Bloomington with her four dogs: Chance and Tank
(rescued Pit Bulls) Honey (rescued Lab Mix), and Lovie (Shih Tzu Mix).
Jessica (Receptionist) also
grew up in
She has been with us since November
2004. She is responsible for checking in
clients, cleaning and helping in any
other ways needed. She is married to JD
and has a daughter Aubrey. She lives in
with her two rescued dogs and her
rescued cat: Wilson (Beagle/Bassett
Mix), Tyson (Pit Bull) and Albert (cat).
(Front Manager/Kennel Technician)
He has been with us since 2005. He is a certified
pet care technician and has training with the
American Red Cross in pet first aid and C.P.R. He
has many responsibilities including front desk checking in
clients and helping out wherever it's needed. He is
married to Jessica and has a daughter Aubrey.
started with us in August of 2009. He is
responsible for supervising the dogs,
cleaning, checking in clients and
helping out with any other tasks each
day. He has a yellow lab Luke Skywalker
and a Shih Tzu mix Dwight. He is
planning on going to ISU and is
currently training for the Super Mario
Brothers World Record.
(Professional All Breed Pet Groomer) has been with us since
August 2007. She started grooming part time 20 years
ago, inspired by the poodles that she owned. She
made grooming a full time career 8 years ago. She is
experienced with all breeds and welcomes new
clients. She currently is living with her niece and
great niece and few house pets. Donnie the bird,
Gypsy, Cheyenne, and Twinkie, her dogs, Iroquois the
cat, “no feet” the bald python, and Willie
(Professional All Breed Pet Groomer/Bather)
has been with us since
August 2010 as one of our full time professional
groomers. She lives in Clinton
with her 6 Lhasa Apses'. She has owned Lhasa Apsos since
she was 18 and started grooming when she was 19. She
welcomes all new clients.
Lucas, Austin, Sarah, Kristy, Josh,
Maddox, Cody, Bryan, Brad, Otis,
Joey and James have joined our
has been with us since January 2011. He is
responsible for checking in clients, cleaning
and helping out wherever it’s needed. He will be
going back to school to be a Veterinarian or a
Zoologist. He is also a Veterinarian Assistant
has been with us since November 2010. He is a proud new dad to a
beautiful little girl and a father to a huge boxer/mastiff named
Beau. He’s a four legged creature advocate all around and an
inspiring vet tech.
has been with us since February 2011. He
is responsible for many things, including
feeding, medication, watching dogs and any other
tasks that need to be done. He loves boxers and
has 3 of his own.
Chris (Kennel Technician)
has been with us since April 2011,
working in our kennel. Some of his
responsibilities include feeding,
giving medications and supervising
daycare and boarding dogs. He has 2
dogs, Eclipse a boxer puppy and
Sprocket a Chihuahua/terrier mix. He
has a great outlook on life and will
be getting married soon to his
fiancée Felicia Smith!
has been with us since August 2010.
He grew up in
and now lives in
with his fiancée Melissa and
children Kaitlyn, Kaycee and Piper
Joe. He has 4 dogs, Kaine an
Australian Shepherd, Boss an English
Mastiff (rescued from Cisar),
Wrigley a Boston Terrier and Prior a
Pug. He also has 2 Hermit Crabs. He
loves to fish and spend time wth his
family and dogs. He is responsible
for bathing all the dogs that will
be getting haircuts and the dogs
that come in for baths.
has been with us since November 2009. She lives in
Bloomington with her husband Jimmy, her three year old daughter
Alexis and her pitbull Destiny. She spends her free time
outside and enjoys landscaping.
Steele (Kennel Technician)
has been with us since December
2009. He has many responsibilities
including supervising dogs,
feeding and giving medications. He has a
rescued Cocker Spaniel Lexi and a Chihuahua Dutchess
been with us since August 2011.
Andrew responsibilities include
supervising dogs and helping out
where ever it's needed.
He lives with his wife and rescued
his pointer mix Junior from us.