Meet the Staff
Deanna - Owner/Groomer
DeannaDeanna is the owner and chief Stylist at Bark Avenue. She began her career as a pet bather in 1981 and then apprenticed for two years with a show groomer. She has since been grooming in the Fayetteville, NC area for over 30 years. Her experience includes being an in house groomer at a local veterinarian's office and as a staff groomer at a grooming shop. Her dedication to quality pet care and her attention to detail is reflected in all of the services performed by the staff of Bark Avenue. Deanna is also certified by the American Red Cross in Pet First Aid and CPR.

Deanna was dedicated to her mother's care for over 13 years as her caregiver! Deanna's mother Dru, is who instilled in her, the love of animals, nature and Life. 

Deanna has also found the joy in gardening and bringing life to her yard. She enjoys playing with her  Smooth Coated Fox Terrier, Captain Jack. Deanna also enjoys Beach trips, and spending time with her friends. Deanna also spends time watching Current Affairs, the Food Network, HGTV and surfing on the internet.

Mary - Co-Owner

 Staff_Mary1Mary is the co-owner of Bark Avenue. She works full time as a Radiographer. Mary enjoys playing with her dog Jack, a Smoth Coated Fox Terrier and Deanna’s mom's dog Pita. Mary's hobbies include going to school, computers, Carolina Basketball and watching cartoons. Her favorite cartoon is Garfield. She recommends information and links concerning the North Carolina coast.



Robby - Bather

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