Meet The Staff

Get to Know Our Team of Compassionate Pet Care Experts

Groomers

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Alisha Endsley

Alisha's childhood growing up with animals is what ultimately made her decision to become a state-certified dog groomer.

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Mary Jo Heaton

Mary Jo is considered one of the expert groomers in the field. She has many years of grooming experience and is skilled in caring for all breeds of dogs and cats.

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Lynde Shields

Lynde is our newest addition to the Dog Wash team! She grew up in Harrisville and now resides in Martins Ferry with her fiancé, corgi named Mango and two cats Zook and Zero.

Bathers

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Madison Kanyuch

Madi started at The Dog Wash in 2016. Her passion for animals started at a young age, growing up with dogs, cats, rabbits, lizards, horses, and many other critters!

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Dorothy Leek

Dorothy's passion for animals started at a young age growing up on her family's farm as she spent 11 years showing livestock. Dorothy is our full time bather, she can make your puppy smell so fresh and can clip about any dogs or cats nails! Dorothy and her husband have recently opened up their home to foster and adopt two kittens and a basset hound to join their family of a cat, a basset hound and a golden retriever.

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Ciera Howe

Ciera’s ambition to help animals began when she was 16 years old. She has contributed in many rescue transports, animal shelter volunteer work & fundraisers & even has 3 rescue dogs & 7 rescue cats of her own. Ciera works back in forth with bathing and boarding.  She has love and compassion for every animal that comes in her path; no matter how many legs.

Office Staff

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Kristen Judy

Kristen is our Saturday receptionist on Monday through Friday. You can find Kristen working at The Silver Lining Group!

Boarding Tech

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Anna Jo Nardo

Anna Jo is our kennel manager. She works most days in the kennel along with the office and bathing. She has always wanted to work with animals and now she's fulfilling that dream! She loves every dog she meets and wants to make sure your pets are comfortable and happy during their stay at the Dog Wash. In Anna Jo's free time, she likes to work on printmaking projects, walk her dogs Zuzu and Kay, and be with her family.

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Megan Kurpil

Megan has always had a passion for animals; she grew up with several, and always brought home every stray dog she met. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their 13 dogs.