Making Dogs a Little Prettier – Grooming Business Opens in the Swan Valley
SWAN VALLEY – Brenda Mitchell opened a dog grooming business this past summer out of her home in Condon. She hopes the local service of bathing, grooming, clipping and trimming will make things more comfortable for the dogs and their owners.
For more than 20 years, Mitchell groomed her own Shih Tzus and miniature Schnauzers.
"I found it was easier for me to do them than for me to get them to a groomer," said Mitchell. "I realized I had a knack for it."
Mitchell worked for the Mission Mountains Mercantile. After it burned down last May, she was talking with Kathy Koors, the owner of Unlea...