Pet salon

Venice pet salon owner investigated for animal abuse

Carlos R. Munoz VENICE – The owner of a dog who suffered a broken jaw during a grooming session in October now wants the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office to investigate the actions of the Venice dog groomer. The sheriff’s office said his report on Phyllis Lucca, 70, owner of Happy Puppy Pet Spa, has been […]

Pet salon

Katy’s Pawty Palace pet lounge focuses on client relationships

Rae Marino (left) and Lisa Chalmers (right) run the reception at Pawty Palace. The local Pawty Palace pet salon, which is in the middle of old Katy at 1402 East Ave., has become a family affair. Jennifer Howard founded the company in May 2008 after hosting a birthday party for her dog, said store manager […]