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Manassas Park, VA Pet Grooming Instructor Credentials

Learn about the experience, credentials and education of the staff of the Virginia School of Pet Grooming, located in Manassas Park, VA.

Peter Perretta

PeterPerretta@aol.com

Professional Profile

Grooming for 24 years, been in business since 1996.

Professional Experience

Nash Grooming Academy, New Jersey
16 Weeks, Graduating in 1983


Student

Dr. Pet Centers, Springfield
1983-1996


Managers/Supervisor


Education

University of Florida
Bachelor of Science
1979

Nash Grooming Academy
All Breeds Grooming Certificate
1983


Samantha Yuan

Silver Spring, MD 20902

Work Experience

Hospital Manager / Head Technician
A Cat Practice - Silver Spring, MD
February 2015 to December 2016

Educate animal owners regarding feeding, general care, and medical care and treatment options. · Monitor patients under anesthesia. · Treat animals in both routine and emergency situations. · Anesthetist in routine and emergency surgery also including post op care. · Weigh and Triage animals and record information in files. · Clean kennels, examination and operating rooms and animal loading and unloading facilities. · Kennel management, · Fill prescriptions and inform clients on medication administration. · Clean and maintain laboratory areas. · Perform blood work, fecal and urine testing. · Provide pet owners with excellent customer service. · Greet customers in a pleasant manner and escorted them to the examination room. · Created work schedules for employees. · Handled payroll. · Placed orders for inventory both medical and food supply. · Handled financials such as invoices and paying bills.

Emergency Veterinary Technician
VCA Northview Animal Hospital Specialty Referral Center - Pittsburgh, PA
April 2012 to February 2015

Educate animal owners regarding feeding, general care, and medical care and treatment options. · Care for a wide range of animals, including rodents, reptiles and exotic birds. · Monitor patients under anesthesia, · Treat animals in both routine and emergency situations. · Anesthetist in routine and emergency surgery also including post op care. · Weight and triage animals and record information in files. · Clean kennels, examination and operating rooms and animal loading and unloading facilities. · Kennel management. · Fill prescriptions and inform clients of medication administration. · Clean and maintain laboratory areas. · Perform blood work, fecal and urine testing. · Provide pet owners with excellent customer service. · Greet customers in a pleasant manner and escorted them to the examination room.

Bather / Groomer Assistant
PetSamrt - Rockville, MD
June 2007 to August 2010

Client communication. ·Appointment scheduling. · Bathing and brushing. · Nail trims and ear cleanings. · Cleaning and organizing. · Assisting groomers with restraint and handling.

Education

Grooming Certification
Manassas School of Pet Grooming - Manassas VA
December 2016 to April 2017

Associates in Specialized Technology
Vet Tech Institute - Pittsburgh, PA
August 2010 to January 2012

High School Diploma
Richart Montgomery High School - Rockville, MD
Graduated 2007