Diane Betelak is a Nationally Certified Master groomer and has owned Heads and Tails Professional Dog Grooming, Inc. in Liverpool, NY since 1982. She has groomed competitively in the U.S. and abroad and has multiple “Best in Shows” and “Best All-Around Groomer” wins as well as multiple placements at prestigious competitions.
Diane is a member of “Groom Team USA”. She qualified in 1996 as the number one competing groomer in the United States and went to Milan, Italy to compete in the World Championship Team Competitions. Diane won a Gold medal in the poodle class and went on to win “Best in Show” which helped the U.S. Team collect enough points to win the Team Trophy. After sitting on the Board of Directors of Groom Team USA, Inc from 2002 thru 2004 she is now the teams corresponding secretary. She was also the winner of the Cardinal Crystal Achievement Award for “American Groomer of the Year” in 1997 and nominated as “Groomer of the Century” in 2000. The Cardinal Awards are the grooming industries “Oscars”.