Vita Canis was named Grooming Business of the Year at this year’s Pet Industry Federation (PIF) Awards, at a ceremony at The Mansion House, Wokefield Park Hotel near Reading on Tuesday 1st November.
The award was open to all grooming businesses with the award judges looking for a consistently high level of overall excellence with a high achievement in several commercial areas including customer service and satisfaction, animal welfare and innovation.
The award was presented by actor and comedian, Chris Barrie, and organised by the PIF, who is the membership association for pet industry specialists in the UK, with all members committed to the highest standards of animal welfare and customer care.
On receiving the award, Vita Canis founder and owner Jitka Krizova commented, “We are absolutely delighted to have won this prestigious award. This is recognition of the dedication and hard work from all within the Vita Canis team and our commitment in providing a first class grooming service together with loving pet care. We feel so lucky to work in an industry we love and we would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to each person who voted for us.”
Vita Canis is a professional dog grooming salon and spa located near Uttoxeter, Staffordshire. Vita Canis offer a complete dog grooming service using only natural grooming products in a relaxed and comfortable environment. Each member of the grooming team is fully qualified and award winners in their own right including Best in Show at British Groomer of the Year, Eurogroomer, Best in Show at Groomania and Mastergroom Best in Show.
Demonstrating its passion for offering and living an environmentally friendly lifestyle, Vita Canis also manufacture their own range of 100% natural pet care products. Using only high quality, natural ingredients, all products are handmade in small batches ensuring that each product is mixed and blended to its exacting formulation and packaged for long lasting use. Products include Aromatic Dog Sprays, Paw and Hand Butter, natural solutions for itchy skin relief, anxiety relief and Tick Off, which repels ticks naturally through the use of high quality essential oils.