GALLERY: March woman offering pets ultimate pampering experience at dog grooming parlour

13:40 17 January 2014

Rebecca Mackie gives Molly a five-star pampering experience. Picture: PAT RINGHAM

Rebecca Mackie gives Molly a five-star pampering experience. Picture: PAT RINGHAM

Archant

A woman has fulfilled her lifetime’s ambition by setting up a dog grooming parlour.

Rebecca Mackie gives Molly a five-star pampering experience. Picture: PAT RINGHAMRebecca Mackie gives Molly a five-star pampering experience. Picture: PAT RINGHAM

Rebecca Mackie, of March, has opened Mackies Mutts at Skylark Country Store & Garden Centre, Manea Road, Wimblington.

The 29-year-old, who used to train police dogs from when they were puppies, has completed her professional dog groomer qualifications.

She has bought her own chalet and fully equipped it with a bath and grooming table to pamper her doggie customers.

She said: “It’s a dream come true for me. I’ve always wanted to run my own business and I absolutely adore dogs.

Rebecca Mackie gives Molly a five-star pampering experience. Picture: PAT RINGHAMRebecca Mackie gives Molly a five-star pampering experience. Picture: PAT RINGHAM

“It has been hard work setting things up, but at long last I am up and running and open for business.”

One of the first dogs to enjoy the pampering experience was Manea woman Judy Thorpe’s King Charles Cavalier Molly, who was in for a bath, blow dry and cut.

For more information e-mail mackies-mutts@hotmail.com or call 07703 732660.

0 comments

More news stories

Sacked as governance committee chairman Kit Owen

Five times mayor of March, Councillor Kit Owen, has been sacked as chairman of the committee responsible for overseeing the financial performance of Fenland District Council.

15:56
March man, 20, arrested on suspicion of criminal damage

A 20-year-old man from March was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage this morning.

15:47
Boy, 17, arrested for assaulting partner in Park Road, Wisbech

A 17-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of assaulting his partner last night in Park Road, Wisbech.

12:30
Man arrested for being drunk on March railway line

A man was arrested yesterday evening for being drunk on March railway line.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up