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Cardinal Crystal Achievement Awards


Congratulations to the 2012 Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Award Winners


2012 Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Award Winners

  • Lindsey Dicken - Competitive Groomer of the Year
  • Jodi Murphy - Mobile Groomer of the Year
  • Jackie Boulton - Canada; International Groomer of the Year
  • Irina Pinkusevich - Congeniality Award
  • Sue Zecco - Grooming Contest Judge of the Year
  • Lisa Correia, Mary Oquendo (not pictured) and Sue Pratt (not pictured) - David G. Salzberg Award
  • Yankee Clipper, Liz Czak - Owner (not pictured) - Retail Groomer of the Year, 5 Units or less
  • Best Friends Pet Care Centers (not pictured) - Retail Groomer of the Year, 5+ Units


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2011 Winners



Lindsey Dicken - Named American Dog Groomer of the Year at Industry Show

American Groomer of the Year, Lindsey Dicken Named American Dog Groomer of the Year at Industry Show

National Certified Professional Groomer Receives Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Award, Pet Industry’s Version of an Oscar. A National Certified Professional Groomer, Lindsey is best known for her exceptional work in grooming Bichon Frises. READ MORE


Jodi Murphy Wins Dog Grooming Industry’s Most Prestigious Award, The Congeniality Award

The Congeniality Award, Hackettstown’s Jodi Murphy Wins Dog Grooming Industry’s Most Prestigious Award

Certified Master Groomer and Master Pet Stylist Receives Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Award, Pet Industry’s Version of an Oscar. A National Certified Master Groomer through the National Dog Groomers Association and two-time Master Pet Stylist, Jodi is one of the top pet stylists in the United States and a Certifier for the NDGAA, certifying groomers for their Master status. READ MORE


Nashville’s Judy Hudson Named Grooming Contest Judge of the Year at Leading Industry Trade Show

A Certified Master Groomer and owner/operator of Grooming Tails Mobile Pet Grooming in Nashville, Judy taught herself how to groom while working at a vet clinic. She has appeared on the Animal Planet show, “Breed All About It,” and was the photo session groomer for the book, “The Twelve Dogs of Christmas.” READ MORE


Teresa Dreese

The David G. Salzberg Award
Grand Haven’s Teresa Dreese Is Honored with Dog Grooming Industry’s Most Prestigious Award

In addition to being a Certified Master Groomer, Teresa is an award-winning contest stylist and the lead trainer and general manager of the Paragon School of Pet Grooming in Jenison, Michigan and White Dog Enterprises in Kent, Michigan, which develops educational materials for professional pet stylists. READ MORE


Walpole’s Village Groomer and Pet Supply Named Retail Grooming Salon of the Year (5 Units or Less) at Industry Show

With its simple mission to love pets, the Village Groomer and Pet Supply has been providing grooming services for the Walpole area’s pet since 1969. The full-service Village Groomer is known for its gentle handling of all pets, especially those who are nervous or have behavioral problems, and helping all four-legged clients and their two-legged parents, feel safe and loved. READ MORE


Genoa’s Lisa Leady Wins Mobile Groomer of the Year Award at Leading Industry Trade Show

Certified Master Groomer and Former Reality Show Contestant Receives Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Award, Pet Industry’s Version of an Oscar. A Certified Master Groomer by two organizations (the National Dog Groomers Association of America and the International Pet Groomers, Inc.), Lisa is a third-generation groomer and owner of Primp My Pooch Mobile Dog and Cat Salon, based in Genoa. She is also a member of Groom Team USA and was the #2 ranked groomer in the country in 2006 and 2007. READ MORE


New York City’s Biscuits & Bath Wins the 2011 Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Award for Retail Grooming Salon of the Year (5+ Units) at SuperZoo 2012

Biscuits & Bath has a simple philosophy to “work with our clients to positively impact the quality of life for each dog we serve.” John Ziegler founded the company 22 years ago when he discovered the dog walker he hired to walk his Labrador Retriever puppy did not walk the dog, but rather kept the puppy locked in an apartment. That experience prompted John to start his own dog walking service, Happy Trails & Tails, taking all the client dogs for romps in Central Park. READ MORE