Welcome to Pet Place Grooming. We have seven groomers here at Pet Place Grooming, who all combine their passion and experience to create the most enjoyable experience for your furry friend. One of our groomers is a licensed vet technician, and all of our groomers participate in continued training and volunteer work. Together, we bring over 50 years of combined industry experience to the table. Our love for animals grows with every pet we groom. You can trust us to care for your fur baby as if they were our own.
Reach out to our pet spa today to book your furry friend's appointment.
Miranda's passion for animal care goes back to her childhood growing up on a small farm outside of Bismarck, ND. She graduated with a Major in Veterinary Technology from NDSU in 2009 after an externship in Bismarck. She then went on to work as a Licensed Vet Tech in Grand Forks and Williston before ultimately deciding to apprentice in grooming with her longtime friend Kiri Holzer and open her own grooming salon in 2011. She Bought Pet Place in 2016 and loves to find fun new creative ways to engage with her clients. In her spare time she runs Garden Girls Canning which features a large assortment of canned goods and farm fresh eggs. She is currently serving as the Vice President for the Apple Creek Elementary PTO as well as serving on several committees for Peace Lutheran Church in Lincoln. She specializes in grooming geriatric pets, cats and creative and asian fusion styles.
Michelle is the heart and soul of Pet Place having been here since early 2001! It seems like she knows or has a connection to just about everyone in the Bismarck area. In her spare time you can find her out on the Harley with her husband Dion or catching a drink with friends. Michelle fought and won a battle with Breast Cancer and has been Cancer free for over a year! Although she no longer does much large dog grooming she specializes in practical low maintenance grooms.
Jasmine came to Pet Place in 2017 and apprenticed under Miranda. She has a passion for animals that shows when you ask about her pets. She has five dogs Todd, Felicity, Ringo, Weezy, and Loki. Her cats Salt, Pepper and Tinker Toy, her birds Jinx and Kanobi and Luna the bearded dragon complete the family. She volunteers weekly for TR 4 Heart and Soul, an equestrian group that works with youth. Jasmine has become our doodle expert and enjoys attending grooming seminars to learn the newest techniques available to the industry.
Randi graduated from NDSU in 2010 with a major in Veterinary Technology and is currently working full time as a Licensed Vet Tech at Bismarck Animal Clinic and Hospital. She grooms on the weekends for Pet Place on a limited basis. She is also serving as President Elect on the Board of Directors for the ND Veterinary Technician Association as well as working on local fundraisers such as the Annual Dachshund Dash. Her two sons and new puppy Roo keep her on her toes but when she gets a spare moment she enjoys working with her three horses.
Teah is the newest addition to Pet Place. She graduated from NDSU in 2010 with a double major in Veterinary Technology and Equine Studies and a minor in Large animal studies. She began her love of grooming in Fargo, ND shortly after graduating and worked her way up the ladder before moving to Bismarck in July 2018 with her husband, two daughters and pups Harley and Brooks. Teah is a cowgirl at heart and loves the outdoors. She specializes in short low maintenance grooms and prides herself in her patience with the pups who aren't always thrilled to be groomed and special needs pets including cats.
When Miranda was approached by members of PRIDE INC in January 2017 about possibly creating a position for someone eager to be around animals that was skilled in cleaning she didn't have to think to hard about it. Jan has been a breath of fresh air for Pet Place Grooming. She comes every evening and cleans up after the groomers and animals. Jan loves sports and participates in the Special Olympics. She is always ready to lend a hand when needed and she specializes in making us smile.
Kiri has been grooming since before she even graduated high school. She apprenticed under Darla, the previous owner of Pet Place in the early 2000's! Since then she has also worked as a Veterinary assistant and is very passionate about animals! You can often find her pups Peanut and Tucker visiting in the Salon. She enjoys riding horse, art projects, fishing and hanging out with her two sons. Kiri is extremely talented and specializes in hand scissoring, hand stripping and fluffy breed standard cuts.
Cody began her adventures in grooming in 2007 and has been with Pet Place since 2013. She has a passion for Terrier Grooming but does a beautiful job with fluffy pups too! She specializes in classic style grooming. In her spare time she enjoys playing video games with her son, going to renaissance festivals and snuggling her Kerry Blue Terrier, Anubis, and her cats, Ryuuku and Arshe.