HELPING HANDS: TERI AALDERS

HELPING HANDS: TERI AALDERS

HELPING HANDS: TERI AALDERS You might say dog grooming is in Teri Aalders’ blood The owner of Empire Pets grooming salons in Mission and Lenexa, Kan., she’s been a groomer for years. Her mother groomed dogs for more than 40 years. Her three sisters are groomers, one...
NATASHA’S LESSONS LEARNED

NATASHA’S LESSONS LEARNED

NATASHA’S LESSONS LEARNED Our students aren’t the only ones who do a lot of learning and growing at The Grooming Project. The students learn grooming, customer service and a whole lot of life skills; Natasha Kirsch, the project’s founder, has learned a few...
SHAY TURNER: TAKING CHARGE

SHAY TURNER: TAKING CHARGE

SHAY TURNER: TAKING CHARGE Got a question? Shikina Turner probably knows the answer, and if not, she knows how to find it. “She is very smart and knows everything,” says Natasha Kirsch, The Grooming Project founder, of the outspoken mother of four known to friends and...