Teri DiMarino has been a professional pet stylist for over 40 years. She has won gold medals in American and International grooming competitions and was ranked #1 Pet Stylist in the USA during her competition years. Working with pets has always been a passion for Teri. She is one of the founders of the Doberman Rescue League in South Florida, and is a Certified Master Groomer with National Dog Groomers Association of America, International Pet Stylists, International Society of Canine Cosmetologists and California Certified Animal Hygienist. She also devotes her time to the industry as the president of the California Professional Pet Groomers Association. Her industry accolades include awards for journalism, judging and outstanding industry contributions as well as numerous grooming competition Best in Show awards.
While Teri has retired from the busy South Florida salon she owned for nearly thirty years, she just can’t keep her hands out of the dog hair. The world is full of pet stylists eager to learn and Teri travels the globe, judging styling contests and teaching her techniques to USA and International groomers. She now resides in Southern California where she still grooms the pets of a small, select clientele. Teri enjoys sharing her knowledge with others and really enjoys working with the pets, making them look and feel their best.