Denver Pet Grooming & Boarding

  • Kennel Assistant

    Nathalia Burrell
    Veterinary Tech School: Bel-Rea Institute

    Nathalia recently moved to Colorado from Chicago, Illinois to pursue her childhood dream of attending The Bel-Rea Institute.  She started by volunteering at many animal hospitals and shelters throughout her teen years and went on to become an ABC certified dog trainer.  She currently volunteers with Soul Dog's Spay/Neuter clinics.  She also has 4 dogs of her own, Princess, Diesel, Fifi and Sugar.  Nathalia's devotion to animals pushes her to find new ways to care for them. 

  • Kennel Assistant

    Karen Erwin

    Karen graduated from the Veterinary Assisting Program at Pickens Technical College in May 2009 and joined our team shortly after.
    Karen�s training and compassion for animals shows everyday while she is providing quality care to all of our wonderful boarding pets.
    Never short on hugs, Karen dotes on all of the animals in our care.

    Aside from caring for all of our animals Karen spends time with her own dogs Desi, Java & Thompson.
    She also enjoys needlepoint, knitting, reading and walking the gang.

  • Groomer

    Alicia Ballard

    Alicia has been professionally working with animals since 1985, and grooming them since 1995. She loves animals , and began working in a veterinary clinic when she was in high school.

    She went to MTI Western Business College in Sacrimento, CA., and then moved to Hawaii in 1989 to pursue work as a dental techniain. In 1995, she ended up back in Aurora, Colorado, which she loved and decided to stay. She began working in a large pet grooming facility, which allowed her to gain incredible skill in grooming both cats and dogs.

    We are thankful that she came to join our hospital in 2009! We welcome you to bring your pets to Alicia to have them look their absolute best.