Rated Top Dog Grooming Salon Port St Lucie & Fort Pierce
We are so proud of the team that exists at Fur Dogs Only. Each member brings such a wonderful addition to an already great environment of people that love pets. We have been grooming dogs for over a decade at this location, and with all our groomers our combined experience is over 50 years! There is not enough space to put here for the love, dedication and passion that each of these people bring to help make Fur Dogs Only the place to get your dog groomed, pampered, and loved.
As mentioned in our other pages, we strive to stay current with all new trends, not only for the dog grooming and spa treatments, but as well as top products that are safe and keep your pets healthy. Each member of the team travels multiple times a year to attend the latest training for pet grooming & understanding pet behavior . Upon arrival to our salon, you will see why we are different from other grooming and dog related stores.
Nicole is the Owner of Fur Dogs Only Grooming and has been grooming since 2010. Nicole has grown up around animals her whole life and has a passion for their well-being. Nicole was taught to groom by a certified groomer here in Fort Pierce and is knowledgeable in hand scissoring and most breed styles. She strives to be constantly furthering her knowledge in dog grooming so she can help make each dog look and feel their best. She attends yearly seminars with the National Dog Groomer’s Association of America as well as keeps up on modern styles.
Nicole lives in PSL with her husband, Jake, and her three Fur-Babies, Ghost (Husky/Shepherd), Recon (Husky/Shepherd), and Pumpkin (Basenji mix).
Her favorite breeds to groom include Poodles (Standards, Miniatures, and Toys), and Bichons. Nicole loves to be creative when it comes to making dogs stand out with Pet friendly hair coloring, nail polish and creative designs. She enjoys helping her clients choose the right clips for their dog(s) to keep them looking and feeling great!
Salon Manager / Canine Cosmetologist
Shelby has been in the pet industry since she was a toddler. She is a 3rd generation groomer and grew up in her grandmother and mom's grooming shops. Having been raised on a rural farm in Texas surrounded by pets of every kind, she understands that your pet is a vital member of your family and treats every dog or cat she grooms with the up most respect. She is certified through Penn Foster for dog and cat grooming and is currently working on a second certification to further her knowledge on the ever growing trends of the grooming world Shelby resides in Port St Lucie with her husband, 2 children (Zaydn and Emma) her Poodle, Armani, and her adventurous lab - Finn.
Lynn has been grooming professionally since 2015. She is a lover of all animals and lived in Vermont for 30 years owning horses, dogs, cats, rabbits and turtles. She is becoming very accustomed to most dog breed styles and cuts. One of her favorite breeds are golden retrievers (as shown in picture with Spencer).
From an early age, Vicki had a love of animals. Fresh out of high school, she worked at cleaning kennels for a local veterinarian and that was when she decided she wanted to become a professional groomer. After attending the Midwest School of Dog Grooming in 1987, she went on to apprentice for 2 years. Vicki groomed for 23 years in the Midwest until her and her husband moved to the Treasure Coast area. She has worked with numerous groomers, attended grooming conventions, and has worked with professional dog trainers to continually expand her grooming knowledge.
She currently lives in Port St Lucie with her husband, Camille (the wonder dog), and Shadow (the extremely affectionate cat).
In 2006, Nicole G started working in a local pet shop, located in the quaint and historic community of Pelham, Westchester County, NY. Shortly thereafter, she began her life changing apprenticeship, from the loving and skilled academy graduated groomer there, and her love of grooming was born! Nicole G takes pride in her services, and not only wants to ensure your happiness with your fur baby's spa day, but she also wants to be able to provide a positive, soothing, and healing experience for your pretty pooch. Nicole G has 2 adorable twin chihuahuas, Bella and Bino, and 3 of the sweetest kitties you'd ever meet (Bink, Bam, and Bindy). As she loves beautifying all dogs from Doodles to Dingos, she specializes in grooming double coated breeds with lots of undercoat, pups struggling with stubborn skin issues, and Spaniels of all coats and colors.(She thinks Spaniels are the bee's knees!) With a passion for doggie aesthetics, skin, and coat care, she has the perfect treatment plan to make your pup look and feel more comfortable at the salon and at home. Nicole G really wants to give your fur baby the celebrity makeover she so very much deserves, so don't hesitate to be very specific, or let's get totally creative! Did you know she also does temporary doggie tattoos?! Wow! Nicole G is available Tuesdays through Saturdays during normal business hours, and may be able to make arrangements in advance for later appointment times for special circumstances. Feel free to call and schedule an appointment or consultation, or come on by to get to know her and the other awesome teammates at Fur Dogs Only!
Bather / Grooming Apprentice
Brianne has just joined the Fur Dogs Only team in 2017 and is very excited to start her grooming career. She brings incredible energy and compassion with all the tasks that she undertakes. When Chiquita is awake, she loves hanging out with her mom at Fur Dogs and meeting all the new puppies that come in to visit.