How lengthy have you ever been in enterprise?
Colleen Gallagher opened ‘Grooming by Colleen’ in Grimsby in February of 2013. As we expanded we modified our identify to Dogtown and moved to a bigger area in Jordan Village in the summertime of 2017. We’ve beloved each minute of it ! So good to be out in wine nation, a way more sPAW-like ambiance!
Why did you resolve to turn out to be a groomer?
Initially, I (Colleen) joined the animal care program at Sheridan School to start the method of turning into a veterinarian. I shortly realized it was a bit too intense for me, primarily emotionally. I’ve a bleeding coronary heart for animals and it breaks at any time when I see an animal in misery and even worse, on the finish of its life. I slayed the grooming course, I actually loved making puppies fairly and with the data I gained from the opposite programs I took throughout that program, I used to be additionally capable of educate shoppers not solely about their canine’s pores and skin & coat, however about parasites and diseases, and to allow them to know if I see one thing else regarding health-wise that they might not ever discover.
It’s very rewarding to be an advocate for these harmless souls who can’t converse to let their homeowners know what’s occurring with them!
What merchandise/providers do you supply?
We provide full service canine grooming, nail filing, grooming consultations, in addition to toys, treats and giftware. We attempt to inventory principally Canadian made merchandise and we help native makers by carrying a number of consignment objects!