About Us

We treat your pets like our own

PAWS Salon is a website that provides practical and useful information for current and future customers.  We seek to present accurate, noteworthy tips, testimonials, and resources that pet owners will appreciate.

PAWS Salon has been professional all breed dog and cat grooming salon since 1991, with indoor daycare and 24hr supervised cage free boarding added in 2004.  Our site is updated by the owner Tracy Patzmann, and includes Testimonials by our customers, Blogs of relevant pet and animal information and nutrition, as well as amazing video and pictures of the pets that visit our facility daily.

About Tracy

Tracy PatzmannTracy Patzmann started working at the age of 12, and has been focused on customer service based businesses from the very beginning.  Starting as a babysitter for the neighbors and surrounding neighborhood, and progressing to jobs in the customer service sector such as McDonalds, Thom McCan Shoes, The Bon Marche department store, Starbuck Coffee, AT&T Wireless, various restaurants and currently with PAWS Salon.  Having a background in the service industry and a Business Management degree from Oregon State University, she has grown as a business owner.  Taking over Shear Pet Elegance in June of 2004, she has continued the high quality grooming results existing customers were expecting, to advancing the Daycare and Boarding services to a full time, 24 hr a day service that allows customers to leave their pets at a facility that NEVER cages for boarding and allows large and small dogs to run and sleep together.

Tracy has continued to use her business acumen and customer service skills to build and grow PAWS Salon to a formidable competitor in the Old Town Scottsdale, Arizona area.  She has built relationships with the local Veterinarians in the area, as well as local Shelters and businesses.  She has continued to help pet owners with individual issues relating to their pets and offer resources for them to work towards solutions.

Tracy Started Grooming in 2002 and continues to Groom alongside the other contract groomers at PAWS Salon.  She specializes in Cat grooming, Special Needs Pets and rescue dogs, as well as All Dog Breeds, and offers Four other groomers full time grooming opportunities at PAWS Salon.