MEET THE TEAM

MEET THE TEAM!

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NICKY FEARNLEY

Hi I'm Nicky, half owner of The Dog Spa and Wagging Tails Day Care. I have been grooming for 10 years. My husband Tom and I have two daughters, Brooke and Holly who are also dog crazy! We have two Bichon x Jack Russel dogs (Jack Frosts) 'Jorgie' and 'Roxy' – who are just so cute! We also have a moggie named 'Maggie' who is 13 years old and 3 goldfish. As you can see, I am an animal lover. I have so much passion for my job at The Dog Spa. I love getting up each morning and going in to work with our great little team – we have so much laughter! The dogs all seem to enjoy coming to us for grooming. We treat each one like family, with kindness, understanding and care.

MICHELLE MAISEY

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Hi, I'm Michelle, The other half owner of The Dog Spa. I have been with the dog spa since 2010. Over the last 8 years my love for dogs has grown immensely. Being a animal fanatic I feel right at home here! I have a beautiful Samoyed named 'Nixon' and a lovely Catahoula ‘Hazel’ who I plan on doing agility with. I also compete with Nixon in dog shows with to a very high level. I've been showing dogs since 2005. Over that time I have learnt an extensive knowledge of dog breeds, temperaments, structure and training. My ultimate aim is to give our clients dogs a professional groom in an enjoyable and stress free environment.

KYLEE REMINGTON

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Hello, I'm Kylee. I have worked at The Dog Spa with these fantastic ladies for just over 4 years. The two of them have taught me everything I know about dog grooming. I have adopted a retired Greyhound 'Jake' (a couch potato) who is 7 years old. He is the loveliest dog ever! I adopted him from 'Greyhounds as Pets' in Christchurch and I also now have Zeiko 3 years old, lovely big black greyhound who can be a bit shy but loves people he knows! they are often at work with me on Mon & Fri.  I also have a Parrot named 'Lilly' who is 8 years old, she does heaps of tricks – she can even wave and play dead! I have had experience working in a boarding kennels and cattery in Rotorua where I found my love of working with dogs. I have a soft spot for big dogs, I love to groom them and find it very rewarding. My past studies were in Animal Care and I am qualified in Dog Behaviour. My dream is to open a luxury kennel in Nelson for all kinds of dogs to come and stay!

Our Dogs

Zeiko & Jake

Zeiko & Jake

Loki

Loki

Roxy & Jorgie

Roxy & Jorgie

Nixon

Nixon