Sara joined the PPVS team in August 2018. She is a native of the area and grew up bathing dogs for her mom, who was a dog groomer. Sara graduated from Southern Illinois University Carbondale with a bachelors degree in Equine Science. After working in the equine industry for several years, Sara decided to shift her professional focus to dogs. She graduated from grooming school in November 2014, and has been grooming since then. Sara is continuously working on expanding her knowledge of canine behavior, nutrition, and well being. Her hobbies include doing nosework with her two hound mixes, horseback riding, and baking.