Rachel Smith

Senior Grooming Stylist - Holmes Chapel Hi, I’m Rachel I joined The Pet Retreat team in November 2017 as senior stylist at the Holmes Chapel salon. I have been grooming professionally since June 2012 and hold an Extended Diploma in Animal Management and a BSc (Hons) degree. I've had a love of and a passion for caring for animals for…

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Jade Bowler

Dog Grooming Stylist - Bowdon Hi I'm Jade, I am the new junior stylist at our Bowdon salon. I have recently passed my City & Guilds Level 2 in dog grooming and I'm looking forward to working towards my level 3 as soon as possible. I am really enjoying working with Laura and Tom and getting to know the lovely…

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Katie Foye

Dog Grooming Stylist - Holmes Chapel Hi, I'm Katie, one of the stylists at Holmes Chapel. I started grooming a year ago and have already gained my City and Guilds level 2 and OCR level 3. I am looking forward to furthering my qualifications this year with an enrolment on the City and Guilds Level 3 to then work towards…

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Caitlin Wynne

Apprentice Dog Groomer - Knutsford Hello, I am Caitlin. I'm an apprentice dog groomer at The Pet Retreat, based in Knutsford. I have a huge passion for animals and their welfare and have done since a young age. I've studied an animal care and management course within college and earned a Level 3 Diploma in Animal Management. I have a…

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Laura Bentley

Pet Grooming in Bowdon, Altrincham Hello, I'm Laura and I am the Salon Manager at The Pet Retreat in Bowdon, Altrincham. I am City and Guilds Level 3 trained and currently studying towards my Diploma in Dog Grooming. I have been grooming for over seven years and have a wealth of experience in trimming all breeds from pet trims to breed standard.  I've worked with…

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Lisa Hart

Grooming in Knutsford Hi, my name is Lisa and I am the Senior stylist at our Knutsford Dog Grooming Salon where we aim to deliver stunning pet styling. I started grooming in 2002 before working under my mentor, a groomer of 40 years experience, for four years. During this time I completed my City & Guilds (C&G) level 3 introduction in dog grooming.…

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Tom Heaton-Clarke

Dog grooming - Bowdon Hi I'm Tom, I'm a huge animal lover and undertook extensive voluntary work for numerous animal charities, including the Dogs Trust, prior to joining The Pet Retreat. I am acting manager at our dog grooming salon in Bowdon and just been awarded my City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in dog grooming. My favourite breed of dog is the Border Collie as I…

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Emma Brown

I began my career in dog grooming six years ago, after always having a strong love for animals at a young age. I have a lot of experience working with a large variety of breeds in different styles and using different techniques. I get a lot of satisfaction from my job; by helping my clients find a style that suits both the need…

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