Conway groomer wins 1st place at Atlanta pet fair

Conway, SC - CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – A Conway pet groomer won some high marks during the annual Atlanta Pet Fair competitions.

Kristen Pierce, a groomer at Pet Pizazz, was awarded 1st place in the Poodle Division and 2nd in the Mixed Breed division. Pierce entered the two competitions with her Standard Poodle, "Tre," and her PomPoo, "Rudy."

"Kristen has two 1st place wins and will soon be eligible to move up to the next division in grooming competitions," said Sallie Walbourne, owner of Pet Pizazz. "We attend this conference each year to stay abreast of trends in the grooming industry. Kristen works tirelessly at her craft and has what it takes to be at the top. She is certainly an asset to our business team at Pet Pizazz."

The Atlanta Pet Fair is a continuing education event, trade show and grooming competition held at the Atlanta Hilton Hotel each year during the first weekend of March.

Pet Pizazz is located at 1706 Millpond Rd. in Conway and began as a one-woman grooming salon in 1983. The company noe employs six people and has expanded its grooming services to offer a self-serve dog wash, doggie day-care, grooming classes and a boutique.

For more information about Pet Pizazz, its products and services, contact (843) 248-7330 or go to

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