The 25th Annual Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Awards were presented by Grooming Business magazine, the World Pet Association and Cardinal Laboratories at SuperZoo's Groomer SuperShow, which was held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center last week.
The awards honor the brightest stars from all facets of the pet grooming industry, including competitive groomers, salon owners, mobile groomers and competition judges.
The winners are:
Competitive Groomer of the Year — sponsored by Wahl
International Groomer of the Year
Jackie Boulton, Canada
David G. Salzberg Award — sponsored by Oster
Lisa Correia, Mary Oquendo & Sue Pratt
Retail Salon of the Year (5+ Units) — sponsored by Angels' Eyes
Best Friends Pet Care Centers
Retail Salon of the Year (-5 Units)
Yankee Clipper, Rockport, Maine
Mobile Groomer of the Year — sponsored by Cardinal Pet Care
Jodi Murphy, The Puppy Spa
Grooming Contest Judge