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Amanda L – Groomer

Hi my name is Amanda, aka “Kat”. I have been grooming dogs for 5 years and have been at Pups since March 2014. I have 2 dogs of my own, a Chihuahua named Moo-Cow and a Plott Hound mix named Harvey. Ever since I was little I had had an affinity for dogs and all […]

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Regan C. – Kennel Assistant

Hey my name is Regan! I’ve just recently started working here and I absolutely love it. Every day I get to see some new doggy faces and get to learn about each dog! My goal every day I work is to create some sort of bond with every dog I come in contact with! There […]

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Joshua N. – Kennel Assistant

Hi, I’m Joshua and I have been with Pups since October of 2015. Working with the dogs is a privilege, and I’m definitely lucky to have this job. Currently, I am a student at UNCW pursuing a degree in creative writing.

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Nathan D. – Kennel Assistant

Hi, I’m Nathan and I have been with Pups since April 2015.  During my time working here, I’ve really enjoyed working with such a diverse group of dog breeds and personalities.  Although I love dogs, I am also really passionate about insect ecology.  I received my degree in Conservation Biology from SUNY-ESF in 2014, and […]

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Jackie M. – Assistant Manager

I started working for Pups Play and Stay in June 2012. I can honestly say that I have never had a job that I enjoyed so much. The best part about my job is getting to know every dog that walks in the door. They are all unique in their own way! I have come […]

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Madison W. – Kennel Assistant / Grooming Receptionist

I have been working at Pups since July of 2014, and it is a truly an enjoyable job. I started as a receptionist at the groom shop and then began working at the daycare and boarding facility too! I have always had a passion for animals, and Pups has helped me realize that I could […]

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Chris D. – Kennel Assistant

I’m Chris Diaz. I’ve been with the Pups staff since December of 2013 and it’s honestly been a great experience for me as a young adult. It’s my first official job and I don’t think a better opportunity could have arisen for me to work anywhere else than here. I really love animals, but I […]

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Lexi M. – Site Manager

Site Manager – Pups Stay and Play I’ve been with Pups for over 9 years now and professionally working with animals for more than 11 years. The greatest joy of working for Pups is not only seeing all my “kids” come rushing in to play, but seeing how happy they are when “Mom” or “Dad” […]

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Alene H. – Head Groomer

Hi! My name is Alene Houghes. I was trained through PetSmart grooming school and have been professionally grooming all Breeds for the last 6 years. I love my job, no two days or dogs are alike. Every day is an opportunity to learn new things about grooming and about dogs. I have four wonderful dogs of my own, […]

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Sara P. – Groomer

I’m Sara, I started at Pups Grooming in the spring of 2012. Currently, I am a full time groomer and love my job!  I have always had a special place in my heart for animals, especially dogs. The experiences I have had and the time I spend with the dogs, as well as people here […]

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