Lara Latshaw Groomer

Lara is one of 6 National Certified Master Groomers in Indiana. She participates and teaches at national competitions and conferences all over the U.S. Lara has been grooming for over 20 years and is also a Pet Tech Pet CPR/First Aid Instructor.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and some Saturdays.

Paul Latshaw – Bather

Paul Latshaw, Lara’s husband, also works in the salon full time assisting. He’s been bathing and drying dogs with Lara for over seven years. In August 2014 attended a bather/brusher certificate course at the All American Grooming Show in Chicago, IL. He also worked part-time for Family Express when they first moved to Plymouth, and previously worked in the grocery business and was in the U.S. Navy.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and some Saturdays.

Maria Donati – Groomer

Maria Donati has been grooming pets since 2015. She decided to work at Gordon’s Grooming to expand her grooming knowledge, start attending continuing educations conferences and working towards obtaining her NCMG. She has two dogs at home, a Standard Poodle, Mr. Smee; and an Akita Mix, Frazier.

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and some Saturdays.

Elizabeth Johnson – Groomer

Elizabeth has been grooming since 2015, she decided to start working at Gordon’s grooming to enrich her skills. She has five dogs at home that include a Dane mix, Cavichon, Jack Russel, a Husky, and a Basset Hound. She has a heart for animals and hopes to obtain her NCMG, and has started participating in grooming shows.

Larissa Tetzloff – Salon Manager

Larissa grew up in Plymouth and has a heart for animals. She rescued a pitbull named Dixie from the Humane Society along with her three cats. She has an adopted Sheltie named Deniro.

Larissa has previous experience working at veterinary clinics and boarding kennels. She also works training service dogs. She is a very motivated individual with a desire to make sure clients know their pets are in good

Heather Brown – Groomer

Heather has been grooming for over 20 years and owned a salon in South Bend, Indiana, for a few years. Heather decided to work at Gordon’s Grooming to enable her to expand her grooming knowledge and is attending her first grooming competition in August of 2019 where she will be competing with the beloved Bernard, the salon owner’s Bichon. She’s excited to get into the world of competition grooming. Heather excels at hand scissoring and longer styles. She’s especially talented when it comes to determining the best style and applying that style to the doodle mixes that come to Gordon’s Grooming.