Meet Alexandra

Certified Master Groomer

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Hi! It's so nice to meet you!

I have always loved animals and surrounded myself with every creature under the sun. I moved to Ottawa in 2006 working my way through various Breeding and sport horse barns in the area, training and showing my horse at the bronze level until leaving for College in 2009.

I returned to Ottawa in 2012 and shortly after started my grooming career. With 3 years of veterinary clinic experience and a lifetime of hands on animal jobs under my belt, dog grooming seemed to fit like a glove.

I trained briefly under a CMG in Dunrobin, Ontario, then continued grooming for her kennel as I learned the ins and outs of the industry.

In 2016, I started the process of certifying with Canadian Professional Pet Stylists, being tested on both my hands on and text book knowledge of CKC breeds, basic first aid, and complex skin conditions.

October 2017, I achieved my Certified Master Groomer certification, and continue to learn through private lessons and seminars.

June 2018 I entered my very first grooming competition in Smiths Falls, Ontario, grooming beside and learning from the very best Groomers in North America.

I continue to compete at the Novice level, and hope to advance to Intermediate during the 2019 season.

I’m so excited to open my doors and provide the pets, and their people of Ottawa, with the very best grooming in Ottawa!

- Alexandra

  • 2009-2012: Veterinary & Surgery Assistant Clinic Experience.
  • 2017: Certified Master Groomer with Canadian Professional Pet Stylists
  • Continued mentorship under NCMG Ann Curran with her expertise in sporting breeds, poodle expert Terri Hotchkiss, and various terrier breeders to perfect my wire coat technique
  • October 2019: Certified Fear Free Grooming Salon
  • Jan-Feb 2018: Gordon Setter Workshop Series.
  • Aug 2018: Miniature Wire Dachshund Workshop.
  • Oct 2018: English Springer Spaniel Worksho.
  • Jun 2018: Competed in the Champion Grooming Show Competition.
  • Jul 2018: TOGS - 2nd Place in Novice Wire Coat Class.
  • Sep 2018: Mastergroom - 3rd Place in Novice Wire Coat Class
  • Nov 2018: Gala Artist Canine - 1st Place in Novice Wire Coat Class.
  • Nov 2018: Gala Artist Canine - 1st Place in Novice Sporting Class
  • Nov 2018: Gala Artist Canine - 3rd Place in Novice Poodle Class.
  • Jun 2019: Champion Grooming Show - 1st Place in Novice Wire Coat.
  • Jun 2019: Champion Grooming Show - 2nd Place in Novice Sporting Class.
  • Jun 2019: Champion Grooming Show - 3rd Place in Novice Poodle Class.
  • Jul 2019: TOGS - 2nd place Intermediate Wire Coat Class.
  • Nov 2019: Let’s Groom Show - 2nd place Intermediate Wire Coat Class.
  • Nov 2019: Let’s Groom Show - 3rd place Intermediate AOPB Class.
  • Nov 2019: Let’s Groom Show - 3rd place Intermediate Poodle Class.
  • Nov 2019: Let’s Groom Show - 3rd place Intermediate Sporting Class.

Alex's Fur Babies

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NICK

Coconut Hound.

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ARIEL

Siberian Husky.

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MISO

Silver Miniature Poodle.

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SUSHI

Miniature Schnauzer.

Meet Chloe

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Hello! I'm Chloe!

I have loved animals my entire life, and have a background in hairstyling, so it seemed only natural I fell in love with dog grooming! I began my grooming career in 2011, and continued to improve on my skills and knowledge by working under different groomers around the Ottawa area. I plan to further my education by becoming CPPS certified.

I love my clients' dogs like they're my own, and take the time to ensure they are comfortable and happy while in my care. You can book a daytime appointment with me from Monday to Friday - I look forward to meeting you and your pooch! 

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Our Grooming Services

Professional & Ethical Grooming in Ottawa, Ontario

Puppy's First Groom
Bath & Tidy
Full Groom
... & more!

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