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Vero Da Sylva

Vero Da Sylva is an accomplished Pet Stylist in the Grooming Industry in the US and Europe for the past 15 years. She is a Master Certified Pet Stylist, Petcare DermaTech Specialist ISCC. She was a Groom Team USA Member from 2003 to 06 and number one Groomer in the Country in 2003, 04, 05. In 2004 she achieve the highest points tabulated in 1 year with Groom Team (136). Multiple Best in Show and Best All Around Groomer, Vero Receive multiple Scissoring awards including The Lynne Carver Award 3 times, The Ultimate Pet Stylist Award. She was the first Winner of the Triple Crown Circle Tournament in 2004. She receive the Cardinal Chrystal Achievement Award for The Best American Groomer of the Year in 2005, 06. She was the World Invitational Grand Champion at the Oster International Invitational Tournament of Champions for the year 2003. Vero was the Winner of the Show Dog of the Year Special Industry Award for Groomer of the Year in 2005 and 2006 at the Westminster Dog Show. Winning the Gold Medal at the World Groom Team Championship in France in 2005, Vero helped the Team bring home the Silver Medal.

She has been active in the Show ring in the US and Europe handling diverse breeds as Poodles, Terriers, Bichons and Cockers. She finished her own silver dwarf female poodle “Happy” in Europe in 5 countries France, Spain, Italy, Belgium, Luxemburg before becoming International Champion. Her own Scottish Terrier female Nicky’s on the way to become American Champion.

In her spare time Vero enjoy to practice sports like fitness, bicycle, waking, swimming but the most important sport that she’s enjoying is to be with her dogs for a lot of kisses, hugs and love.

“Thanks to all of you that have helped me to get the best dogs and go so far with them, helped me to achieve my goals. Thanks to my mentor Chris Pawlosky to always be supportive of me, be honest, kind and fair towards my career and my goals. I have and will always do, have a special thought for our friends and family from our Industry that left us to earlier… Lynne, Will, Liz and all of them…”