Andis Shares Finalists for Hearts & Paws Award
Andis Company selected three finalists for the 2019 Hearts & Paws Award, which acknowledges grooming professionals who show animals the best side of humanity through their volunteer work with local shelters.
“We are excited to recognize groomers who demonstrate a love of animals as well as a passion for the communities in which they live,” said Nicole Kallish, manager of Education-Animal for Andis. “Andis cares deeply for the animals and communities our groomers operate in each and every day, and we want to show our appreciation for the commitment we see from grooming professionals around the country.”
The finalists are: As the Tail Wags Staff, Kristie Perry Kingsland, Tonya Williamson and Ashley Roach; groomer Cherie Kim; and owner and groomer at Stacked and Styled in Collinsville, Ill., Melody Anne.
Voting opened via Facebook on Monday, July 29 and will close on Friday, August 23. Facebook users will be able to vote once per day for the entire duration of voting via the #HeartsandPaws2019 Facebook tab.
Andis will donate $2,000 to the winner’s local shelter or pet organization of their choice. The Hearts & Paws award recipient will also receive an Andis grooming kit.