About Us


Alison Rainey VN

Trowbridge salon manager


Alison has always had a keen interest in animals and their welfare starting by working at a local riding stables  whilst at school. After leaving school to complete a HND in animal science at lackham college, she then went onto to work as livestock supervisor at PetSmart. Her next career was working for the MOD as kennel hand taking care of the dogs used to patrol the barracks. Alison then went on to what would become her longest career to date and one which she had always wanted to do becoming a veterinary nurse. Working at various veterinary surgery's from hospitals to emergency out of hours. After ten year's nursing she decided she would like to work for herself and had always been interested in dogs and grooming and what better then to go into business with family. After completing a course at Canine Design the hard work began as Just Paws was born.

Rebecca Hex VN
Steeple Ashton salon manager


Rebecca has always been an animal love and has always had pets of her own. Dogs and horses have been her biggest passion . As a teenager she helped out every weekend at a local riding stables and eventually in her early twenties, bought her own horse. Like Alison she studied at Lackham college completing a HND in animal science. After leaving Lackham Rebecca decided she would also like to become a veterinary nurse. She worked at a local veterinary practice for nine years and spent the last three years of her veterinary nursing career working part time at Bath cats and dogs home , working in the veterinary section. She has also raised funds for the home through half marathons . Rebecca has two dogs of her own Hungarian vizla's , Red and Ella. Rebecca always dreamed of a business which involved working with dogs, so in 2010 she decided to train as a dog groomer. Just Paws opened in march 2011 and what a fantastic decision that was, incorporating working with dogs and working alongside  twin sister  and business partner Alison.





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