The Handsome Hound is owned and managed by Andrew Westley who has many years experience as a dog groomer and holds the Advanced City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Professional Dog Grooming (7763-03). Andrew is also trained in animal first aid.

Andrew is the proud owner of a beautiful black miniature Schnauzer called FRIDA. She is very cheeky and will do anything for treats!!! Andrew is also a keen horseman and shares an Irish sports horse with his niece.



Amy has been a professional and qualified groomer for over five years. Her experience includes working as a manager and stylist for a high end Pet Spa in London, as well as teaching grooming students.

She has an extensive background in all breed styles, and has also trained in animal behaviour, ensuring your dog will be handled with care and understanding. 

Amy has even had the honour of grooming the infamous Pudsey from Britain's Got Talent. Amy also holds the City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Professional Dog Grooming (7763-03).

Frida's photos by Yvonne at Bone Idol Dogs

Frida enjoys regular walks with her doggy friends at Mucky Paws Pet Care