Surprise Pet Grooming & Boarding
Kennel AssistantStephanie Diosdado
Veterinary Tech School: Carrington College
Stephanie is from Wittman, Arizona. She entered the field in 2014 when she started the Veterinary Assisting program at Carrington College. She started here as an intern and was hired as soon as her internship was finished! She decide to pursue her degree in Veterinary Assisting because of her love and passion of working with animals! Stephanie loves to roller skate, draw, and travel. She dreams of one day owning her own grooming company or becoming a chef! She has 3 dogs named Precious, Bonito, and Kovu, and 1 cat named Pinky! Her favorite animal is sea turtle. Stephanie is the first person in her family to go to college and start her career!
Kennel AssistantKierstin Samuels
Kierstin is an Arizona native, born and raised here in the valley. Kierstin's mom and brother also live out here as well. She decided she wanted to work with animals as she grew up around them, which inspired her love and passion for caring for them! Kierstin likes to play the guitar, paint, and draw in her free time. One day, she hopes to be a veterinarian working with cats and dogs. She has 1 cat named Kiana and 1 dog named Gizmo. Her favorite animals are cats. When she was in high school she won first place in a ceramic contest for a statue of her dog!