a pet's life magazine WINTER 2020 - Page 11

A Happy Dog at the Self-Washing Stations! and it was, so I headed to LA day when I was out driving, I found a beautiful property to get it. And just like that, for rent. It was a lot of land in Bonita, perfect for pet the dream was starting to boarding. So, I started my home-based business as a become a reality. I started to pet hotel and groomer. I named it Happy Dog Fun Farm. put together everything that I needed to get my business up and running. However, it was not easy because it was all an experiment: from installing the 50 gallon water tanks in the ambulance, to setting up the water heater and all the equipment for grooming, I also started helping my friends from Perrito Munguia Rescue to foster homeless dogs. They rescued two moms with puppies that were found in the streets in Tijuana. The puppies, Shadow and Maggie, and their moms all got adopted out to beautiful homes here in San Diego. By 2013, my growing business was ready to expand into a shopping mall location, so I moved to another location in the same Bonita neighborhood. it was so much work until Happy Dog Spaw was born in 2017. Located in the it was ready to roll with my heart of Bonita, in the Vons shopping center, I found the first business: Clean Happy perfect location for self-wash stations and full-service Dog! Immediately, I began to grooming. Today, Happy Dog Spaw is very popular receive many calls, so I was and has a beautiful atmosphere where people bring very excited. At that time, I was their pets to get pampered (just like a real spa). Our not a perfect groomer but I self-wash stations are fully equipped for owners to give liked it so much that I learned a convenient and comfortable bath to their furry best fast, all by myself, like it was a friends, without the hassle of cleaning up after! gift that God gave me. I worked very hard for five Come see for yourself, Happy Dog Spaw is a real spa for dogs and our story is just beginning! apl years in my mobile business, but in 2011, I decided it was time for the next step. One www.happydogspawsd.com apetslifemagazine.com 11