Leah D.

6 years experience

(Wyoming Store)

​Leah loves the bully breeds like pits and bulldogs. She also does a great job with Shih-Tzus, Poodles & Bichons.

Carrie Sessions

10 years experience

(Wyoming Store)

​Carrie brings a wealth of experience in grooming and training. Her expertise is in scissoring and patterns with all breeds, especially Doodles. Carrie loves senior and special needs pets.

​​​Bea J. 

2 years experience

Bea loves the tough dogs and the big shaggy ones. She also does an amazing job with the little ones.

Bea has a Bachelors degree in Recreational Therapy.

Stacie W.

5 years experience

Expert groomer who loves the bathing and brushing part of the job. Stacie is an amazing stylist with artistic tendencies. She loves Schnauzers, Westies, Wheatens, Airedales, Poodles and any complex hairstyles. Stacie is certified in Pet First Aid by The American Red Cross.

Ray N.

Customer Service & Nutrition

Ray will answer your nutrition questions and help you in making a decision regarding your pet's nutrition needs.

Whittney H.

2 years experience

Whitney started with us in October and has quickly become an experienced groomer. Meticulous and likes perfection. Whittney likes all breeds and isn't afraid to handle the difficult ones. Whittney has an Associates degree in Business

Shelley H.

7 years experience

Groomer and expert bather of large dogs. Shelley strives for perfection in every groom from Airedales to Yorkies and everything in between.

Meet Our Professional Team

Wash & Wags is a full-service grooming shop including a boarding area for dogs, self wash, daycare retail, training, and veterinary services. 


In addition to 9 graduate groomers, Wash & Wags maintains a staff of highly trained assistants. 


Wash & Wags is the only shop in West Michigan to groom small and large dogs as well as offer Boarding, Daycare, Training, Retail and Veterinary services under one roof.

What to Expect

A friendly greeting.

We want you to feel at home as soon as you walk in.


Genuine concern.

Every one of us is a pet-owner. We will treat your pet like it was our own.


Professional service.

Our dedicated staff will provide the expert care you and your pet deserve.

A Word About Wash & Wags

Tricia N.

Customer Service & Co-Owner  

Tricia is always available to check you in/out and answer any of your questions. Tricia has many years of customer service experience and it shows.

Alexa E.

1 year experience

A recent graduate from Paragon School of Grooming. Alexa finished at the top of her class and hit the ground running. She loves the small dogs and is very meticulous with her work.

Shar C.

2 years experience

By appointment only, Shar loves to groom all breeds and loves Bichons. She enjoys grooming the ones that are challenging or have behavior issues. 

Pam Y.

1 year experience

Pam is our newest groomer and has shown to have a natural talent for grooming. She loves all types of dogs and takes her time with each and every one.

Nikki D.

2 years experience

(Wyoming Store)

Nikki started with us in February of 2016 as a recent graduate from Paragon Grooming School. She came highly recommended by her instructors and it shows. Early signs tell us that she's got the touch. Nikki loves all types of dogs but her favorites are the Golden Retrievers. 

Mel B

Operations Manager

Mel is our Operations manager and oversees every aspect of our store operations. Mel provides outstanding customer service and insures everyone of our furry friends is being treated with the love they get at home.

Grooming ~ Daycare ~ Boarding ~ Training ~ Puppy Class ~ Obedience

Kenydie H.

Daycare & Customer Service

Kenydie cannot get enough dog interactions in her life. 4 days a week she attends Paragon Grooming School and 2 days a week, she takes care of our boarders and daycare dogs.

Brittany L.

Licensed Vet Tech

1 year experience

Brittany is a Licensed Vet Tech who graduated from Baker College. Brittany has completed our groomer program and has been grooming for the last 6 months. She does a great job with large Bath & Brush dogs as well as the small haircut dogs.