Mich Dale started showing 25 years ago in 1990 and has a small successful kennel that has Multiple Champions Worldwide with West Highland White Terriers (WHWT, ) Kerry Blue Terriers and Scottish Terriers. She started professional grooming some 15 years ago running a successful small salon in the heart of the English countryside in Staffordshire.
She was persuaded to compete at Premier Groom in 2008 her first ever grooming competition and went on to win BIS (Best in Show) something she repeated in 2010 in the elite class. After a few years out of competition Mich took top honours again in 2014 at the Golden Groomer Competition at Liege, Belgium en-route to Split in Croatia where she went on to win the Terrier group and other group placings with her WHWT’s. Mich has earned great respect from fellow groomers all over the world for her unique grooming style and faultless presentation that she has also judged Premier Groom in 2009 and The British Dog Grooming Championships in 2014.
At the 2015 Groomania competition, held in Kortrijk XPO Belgium, This successful breeder and groomer gave a 3 hour seminar on how to groom a WHWT to breed and show standards. Giving the paying audience an opportunity to gain skills and knowledge on the very unique way Mich hand strips a WHWT. After the seminar Mich also then ran a 3 hour workshop for one to one tuition and hands on with WHWT & Scotties. At this workshop Mich personally guided the participants with their own dogs and taught them some of her fantastic techniques and styling vision that has brought her great success all over the world, including Japan, Norway, America, Portugal, New Zealand, South Africa, Hungary & Russia.
So if you want to Board your loveley little [ or big ] pooch when you are on honeymoon or just want him groomed and ready for your Wedding, just give us a call now for availability.
Home Farm, Linley Road, Talke, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire. ST7 1TZ
Pretty Paws is my own company based at my home in Cannock, I am a fully qualified groomer that offers grooming for all breeds of dog, small to giant and along with my family I also provide home boarding, doggy daycare, dog walking and pet sitting.
I am animal first aid trained, CRB checked and fully insured. Everything your best friend could want. I have my own fully equipped salon and groom each dog on a one to one basis, this way your dog is cared for to their individual requirements including water, rest and toilet breaks. We take care of each dog as if they are our own.
The daycare and boarding is a doggies home from home, where every care is made to make your dog feel welcome and part of our family, living alongside us with all of their comforts, love, affection and cuddles.
So whatever you require for your dog, from a bath to a full groom, from a one day stay to a holiday, or just exercise and company when mom and dad are at work, give us a call we will be glad to help. Pretty Paws pride ourselves on being friendly, reliable and trustworthy.