JEN ALDRED

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JEN ALDRED
DO YOU HAVE ANY PETS? IF SO, WHAT ARE THEIR NAMES?

Yes, miniature poodle called Hallie

WHAT IS YOUR JOB?

Salon manager at the Pet Retreat Grooming Salon

DO YOU HAVE ANY QUALIFICATIONS OR ADDITIONAL TRAINING IN GROOMING?
Level 2 City and Guilds, hoping to start working towards my level 3 soon and the icmg qualification

HOW MANY YEARS HAVE YOU BEEN WORKING AT THE PET RETREAT? AND HOW MANY YEARS HAVE YOU BEEN A PET GROOMER FOR?
Worked at the Pet Retreat for 2 years, been grooming for 18 years

WHATS YOUR FAVOURITE BREED OF DOG?
Poodle

WHATS YOUR FAVOURITE PART OF THE DAY WHEN WORKING AT THE PET RETREAT?
I love seeing the owners reaction when they get their freshly groomed dog bac

WHATS YOUR GO-TO METHOD FOR KEEPING A PET CALM DURING A GROOMING APPOINTMENT?
Singing!

DURING YOUR PET GROOMING CAREER, WHAT IS THE MOST UNUSUAL PET YOU HAD TO GROOM?
Probably a ferret or a guinea pig

WHICH SONG CAN YOU LISTEN TO ALL DAY LONG?
Bubbles by Biffy Clyro

IF YOU WERE STRANDED ON A DESERT ISLAND, WHAT THREE ITEMS WOULD YOU WANT TO HAVE WITH YOU?
Can I take my dog?! I’d take something I could listen to music on, a decent book and water…probably

DO YOU HAVE ANY OTHER INTERESTS OUTSIDE OF WORK?
I love crafty things, I’m learning to needle felt, enjoy finding new places to walk with my dog/family