DANIELLE, Pet Care Specialist

Danielle M. grew up in Cary, IL. and currently lives in Crystal Lake with her husband and 3 children.  Her family has a dog named Olive, a cat named Ruben and a Guinea Pig named S'more.  Danielle has always loved being with and taking care of animals, and she also works as a vet tech assistant at a local animal hospital. 

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends and being outside.

DONNA, Pet Care Specialist

Donna C. was born in New York and moved to Crystal Lake, IL when she was very young.  She has been residing here ever since.  Donna is married with 3 adult daughters and lives with her husband and 3 cats.  Donna loves being with animals and is very passionate about caring for them!

LAURIE, Pet Care Specialist

Laurie M. grew up in Cary, IL. and has been living in Crystal Lake for the past 27 years.  She is married with 3 kids and currently has a dog named Cynder.  In the past, Laurie has had cockatiels, rabbits, hamsters, and several dogs which include Corgis, Labs, Poodles and various mixed breeds.  Laurie has a passion for pets and really enjoys caring for them!

ANN, Pet Care Specialist & Social Media Consultant

Ann C. has lived in Algonquin since 1974 and has had a large array of pets for as long as she can remember (dogs, cats, hamsters, a snake, fish, a hermit crab, and gerbils). She is the mom to two boys, two girls, and a bonus daughter. Ann and her husband currently have two dogs; Moxie and Lord Stanley Pup. She is the proud "grandma" to two dogs, two cats, a hedgehog, and a turtle. She enjoys spending her free time asking her adult kids when they are coming home to visit again!

ANITA, Co-owner

Anita T. grew up in Northwest Chicago, and currently lives in Crystal Lake with her husband, Michael, her two children, and their Maine Coon cat named Smokey. For most of her life Anita has had a variety of pets. She has owned a Collie, several cats, Amazon parrots, parakeets, cockatiels, turtles, and both saltwater and freshwater fish. She adores every kind of animal - even reptiles!

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NICK, Co-owner

Nick R. has been a lifetime animal lover, but went a more practical route early in life, earning  a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from DePaul University. He has lived in Lake in the Hills for the past 20 years and currently has a dog named Jilly, and two cats, Jackson and Miles. Nick is finally getting the chance to do what he loves: working with pets and helping their owners! 

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BRANDY, Pet Care Specialist

Brandy K. was born in Elgin but grew up and still lives in Huntley, IL.  She had a Golden Retriever/Yellow Lab mix when she was younger, along with a Polish Arabian horse.  The Midwest School of Pet Grooming is where Brandy received her training to become a dog groomer, and then she went on to work at a doggie daycare. Brandy is an avid horse rider and hunter/jumper at a local farm who loves working and being with all kinds of animals!

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We cover the areas of: Algonquin, Lake in the Hills, Lakewood, parts of Huntley and parts of Crystal Lake    Call or Text:  847-220-7454

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