Personal Experience - Kim is a 1990 Graduate from the Maryland School of Dog Grooming in Silver Springs Maryland, where she graduated at the top of her class. Soon after graduating, she opened a small home based grooming salon. At the request of her grooming clients, she expanded to add in house boarding in 2002. Owners could safely leave their pets with someone that they trusted and whom their pets recognized as a longtime friend. There is always someone on the premises 24 hours a day, for your pets safety & security. You can leave your beloved pet with us & have the peace of mind that someone is always on site. The Carter's currently own Chihuahua's, Dachshunds, a large Mixed Breed & a Dalmatian.