Our Story

EST. 2014

About us:

Very Important Pet Grooming Salon is Family owned and operated. We Take Great Pride in our Salon as being Safe, Clean, and a calm atmosphere!

We want your Pet to drag you into our Salon!

Derick and Lauren both come from a veterinary background. Derick is a Certified veterinary tech, he graduated PIMA Medical Institute in 2006, and Lauren is a Certified Veterinary Assistant and graduated from ROP in 2006 1st course, and 2011 2nd course.

They Met in 2008 at VCA Animal Hospital.

Lauren Then Graduated Grooming school in 2012 at American Grooming Academy. 

Fast forward to 2014 They Started up a Mobile Grooming Business, after driving around San diego county for a few year's, they realized a Salon would be a better fit for their family and Very Important Pet Grooming Salon was born. Most of their mobile grooming clients stayed with them along the way!

They have continued Education every step of the way, with CPR certification's, Attending 2 Major Grooming Convention's a year and Lauren is Starting the Process Of Earning her Master's with the International Pet Groomer's association.

Why Us?

We Promise to To Always Care for your Pet, Be Patient, Kind & Love them as Our Own!

We will Always do what is best for your Pet!

We Believe That Humanity should Always come before Vanity