Vicki & Jayme Lesperance – Grand Rapids, MI
Walk in-to the recently opened Splash and Dash Groomerie & Boutique and you will be welcomed by owners Vicki and Jayme Lesperance. “Working as a mother-daughter duo has been really rewarding,” says Jayme. “We each bring different strengths to the business, so we continually bounce ideas off of and learn from one another.”
Vicki and Jayme share a passion for pets and promise to treat their clients’ fur-babies like family. Vicki has two dogs, Elsie, a spunky and social Havapoo and Myah, an American Hairless Terrier who is a total mama’s girl. Jayme also has two dogs, Bellamy, a charming, three-legged German Shepherd and Louie, a Rat Terrier with some impressive dance moves! The four of them take turns being the Splash and Dash “shop-dog”.
Not only do Vicki and Jayme delight in seeing the many dogs that visit Splash and Dash each day, they also look forward to interacting with dog owners. “Building relationships with customers is something I enjoy most about being a Splash and Dash owner,” Vicki shares. “Exchanging stories with other pet-parents is a highlight of being in this business.” Jayme adds, “We’ve met so many incredible people since we opened. I’m really excited about the opportunity to work with other local business owners and pet-parents to make a positive difference in the community.”
When asked what appealed to them about Splash and Dash, Vicki replied “One thing that excited us about the franchise was an opportunity to bring a new concept in pet care to the area. Our Membership program is unique, and has many benefits for pets and pet-parents! With the Splash and Dash Signature Membership, owners can drop their dog off for unlimited bathing & brushing for one monthly fee. Splash and Dash Groomerie & Boutique also offers U.S. sourced, all-natural products food products, eco-friendly toys and accessories and other essential pet-care items, making it a one-stop-shop for Grand Rapids area pet-parents!