About The Team


Michelle Morton – Owner/Head Groomer/Stylist

Michelle opened The Pawfect Pooch in 2007, though she started grooming in 2005. 

Having been the neighbourhood dog walker from the age of 12, and working in the pet industry from the age of 14, she felt that she could bring her love of dogs, handling skills, and creative side together and that grooming was the perfect outlet for her. 

Michelle has a wide knowledge of nutrition as well as a natural ability to read each pup and understand its needs. Being a perfectionist, she has built The Pawfect Pooch up gradually, cherry-picking keen, caring, and artistic assistants who love dogs and the industry as enthusiastically as she does. 

She actively seeks out training aopportunities to find better ways to do things and make your pet's experience at The Pawfect Pooch as easy (and even as enjoyable) as possible. 

She insists on the personal approach and loves client interaction (both human and 
Michelle is owned by a 13 year old Staffordshire Bull Terrier called Pagan, who is her best friend, as well as a gorgeous 10 month old Standard Poodle called Shula! 

You can trust your pet is in capable hands!