I have been grooming for 23 years in a variety of enviroments including from home mobile, salon and within a veterinary practice where I also spend sometime as an trainee nurse. I opened my current salon in 1998 in Gravesend where I have 2 full time members of staff. I hold the City and guilds level 3, the LCGI and the Higher Diploma and a member of the guild of Master Groomers. I have won many awards at competitions and also judged and have travelled internationally to competitions and seminars. I occasionally act as a consultant for businesses wish to start up.I have appeared on television and radio as well as demonstrating at Crufts, BDGA championships, Pet Index and Eurogroom and am the co founder of the English Groomers Group.