Author Archives: Stephaney Kemper, CFMG

Cats need baths!

Cat’s don’t need baths.  They groom themselves! If I had a penny for every time I heard those words… I have this conversation all the time with both current and potential clients: do cats really need baths? Can we just skip that part? Sometimes the pet parent is just worried.  They envision a violent and soapy fight ahead and just want to save their cat – and sometimes me – the stress.  Other times, they’ve

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Adopt a Senior Pet!

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month, and since I am a huge advocate for senior pets, I highly endorse: Do it! If you are looking to add another pet to your family, I can’t recommend a senior enough.  They are often among the calmest, most loving, and easy going pets around, and you’ll be hard pressed to find a better snuggler.  Unfortunately they’re also the hardest group of pets for rescues and shelters to

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What does “CFMG” mean?

If you’ve seen my business cards or checked me out online, you’ve probably seen the four funny letters after my name: CFMG.  Those letter stand for Certified Feline Master Groomer, and they’re the biggest achievement of my career so far. My journey to CFMG… In 2011, I signed up to attend the National Cat Groomer’s Institute of America, a feline exclusive cat grooming school in Greenville, South Carolina.  I had already groomed a handful of

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