Luxury Pet Boarding

Dog Day Care & Cage Free Boarding

Meet our Pet Bazaar humans

We've loved every minute of our journey

Lia - Pupceptionist  
     General Manager

Lia has been part of the Pet Bazaar family since March 2018 and brings her German Shepherd to work daily with her. She is good at dog training and teaching tricks to her dog and the other staff pups. She has previously owned German Shepherds and Rottweilers and likes to take her dog with her in the RV and on the boat. Lia came over from the UK almost 4 years ago with her husband and rottweiler who sadly passed last year.

Michele - Dog Whisperer 
     Assistant General Manager

With over 20 years of foster and rescue experience, Michele feels right at home surrounded by dozens of dogs each day. Her favorite yard days include giant cuddle puddles with lots of snugs and kisses. She is especially keen to the needs of our sensitive dogs in the pack, big and small, she makes them all feel loved and right at home. Her rescue, Maverick, a shepherd mix from Puerto Rico, joins Michele in the yard every day.

Marley - Dog Whisperer
     Yard Manager

Marley's love of dogs started at a young age and she always wanted to work with them. She started with the Pet Bazaar family late 2017. She brings to work daily with her, her pups Julie and Leonard. In her spare time she spends she enjoys walking her pups in the local state parks. 

Katie - Dog Whisperer
     Closing Manager

Of all the different places she has worked and lived, taking care of and being surrounded by animals of all kinds is second nature to Katie.Joining the PB team in March of 2018 Katie quickly fell in love with the pack and found her place instantaneously. She brings her sassy little weiner, Bean, to every shift and just recently welcomed Kela, an equally sassy husky/german shephard mix. In between juggling her other various jobs, Katie enjoys catching live music downtown, skating the local spots, and satisfying her love for adventure by travelling all over.

Zach - Dog Whisperer

Zach and his fun loving pup Rose love coming to play with dogs everyday. Zach moved to Carolina Beach for the very same reason most of us move to a beach town. He is living the island life and loving every minute of it with his girlfriend Marley.

Andrew - Pack Leader

Andrew joined the Pet Bazaar family a year ago. He grew with a large family of dogs so for him this is a reminder of home. He loves playing with the pups alongside his own pup Derp. In his spare time he enjoys taking Derp for walks on the beach.

Corey - Pack Leader

Corey has been a part of Pet Bazaar family since 2019. He is accompanied by his boxer and pit mix puppy Prince. He is very fitness minded and energetic. Corey and Prince enjoy running on the beach and exploring all of Wilmington together.

Vanessa - Puptographer

Vanessa has been with Pet Bazaar NC since 2018. She has a very keen eye for taking some of the best pictures of our dogs. She is also our Pup Painter (all artwork you see in PB) and a Dog Whisperer! She has many talents and we are very proud to call her Pet Bazaar family. 

Andi - Pack Leader

Andi enjoys her days in the yard at Pet Bazaar meeting and playing with pups of all breeds, shapes and sizes. She's cared for animals her whole life and in addition to her black lab Bocephus, has two kitties and a tortoise at home.

Ashley - Pack Leader

Ashley has a bubbly personality and enjoys working with all types of dogs. Her summers are filled at Pet Bazaar as she prepares for college life in the fall.  

Nichole - Pupceptionist/Pack Leader 

Nichole starting working for Pet Bazaar June 2019. Her dad's dogs Prada and Harper have been regulars coming for the last year to play with pups so we just thought it was fate when she moved to the area and wanted to work with dogs. 

Clark - Pack Leader

Clark is a longtime friend of the Bondy family. He has worked for Pet Bazaar since 2018. He is known for always bringing good vibes and fun times for the pups and staff here at Pet Bazaar. 

Sydney - Pack Leader

Mick - Pack Leader

Ryleigh - Pack Leader

Janna - Pack Leader