House Pets is a local Corby business which opened in August 2012 It has been offering pet care and grooming services to Corby and the surrounding areas ever since.
We believe in offering a friendly, helpful service, tailor-made to suit each pet and owner at a good price.
My name is Michelle and I am the owner here at house pets. I was born in 1981 and married Ron in 2004 who works with me. We live in Oakley Vale with our son, cats and tropical fish.
Michelle holds a level 3 Animal care certificate from the Animal care College and is accredited as a Pet care professional by the Pet care Trust. She holds a City & Guilds 7698 level 3 introductory dog grooming certificate and 7722 Dipolma for professional dog stylists. Also a Diploma in Canine Anotomy & certificate in Canine first aid and CRP which is renewed every 2 years. All staff attend confrences and seminars and always continue to promote professionalism, honesty and respect within the pet grooming and care industry.
Ron joined House Pets in March 2016 after leaving his previous role and has not looked back. His days now are filled helping in the parlour and caring for your beautiful pets who seem to enjoy his company in return. Ron holds a Canine first aid and CPR qualification and is looking to undertake the L2 City & Guilds assistant dog groomers qualification.
2015 Corby Awards Winner
SOLE TRADER OF THE YEAR AWARD
2016 Corby Awards Winner
BEST USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA AWARD
Michelle started her career in 1997 working in a large 150+ boarding & rescue kennels in Milton Keynes which offered a lot of career progession and she became the managress here while living onsite. Alongside this Michelle was fortunate enough to work with police & prison dogs via kenneling contracts and also with the council and the dog warden contract. This offered a wealth of knowledge and she gained a lot of valuable experience.
In 2001 Michelle pursued a career in dog grooming and took a job as an assistant groomer in a busy salon. In 2005 we moved to Corby and Michelle took a job in a large kennels & cattery. She was promoted to kennel supervisor. In 2008 Our son was born. After a period of being a stay at home mum, Michelle worked for her family around caring for her son and trained to be an accounts assitant undertaking her AAT Accounting qualifications and professional ethics. In 2012 Michelle took the leap to become self-employed and House Pets was born.
Michelle is able to administer topical & oral medication and injectable Insulin. All needs and temprements are catered for and we are happy to discuss anything you are concerened about at a time convenient to you.
Our passion for animals is the underpinning drive to make House pets a great local business. We pride ourselves in offering a personal but professional service. We are fully insured and HMRC registered and will go the extra mile to help where we can.