Since opening in 2015, Woof Gang Bakery and Grooming has been providing Savannah’s furry friends with organic pet food and gourmet treats while expanding to six different locations around the city. New owners David and Michelle Pence hope to continue the brand’s success with top-notch customer service, quality products and expert groomers. Under this new ownership, Woof Gang Bakery and Grooming is now proudly both a local business and a veteran owned business. After managing the franchises for over 60 days, David and Michelle officially took ownership this month and plan to be very involved in the day-to-day operation of all stores while building a positive reputation for the brand and its customer base. loyal. “We just want to continue the great service they have rendered to the community … maybe expand to some future branches and expand grooming services.” But the stores were already functioning wonderfully and we want to continue this success, âsaid David. The couple are already good at running a business in Savannah. David owns two Allstate insurance agencies and Michelle is an estate agent at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Cora Bett Thomas Realty. âI have such a fantastic team at Allstate and such a fantastic team at Woof Gang that it allows me to do both,â said David. Woof Gang Bakery and Grooming hopes to hire more reliable and energetic employees who love animals as well as trained and experienced groomers. Woof Gang offers pet owners a wide variety of organic, non-GMO, protein, and non-grain treats, as well as pet toys, accessories and supplies. The pet parents of their own 14 year old Yorkshire Terrier named Lucy, David and Michelle are expanding the product line to include more dog items such as clothing, strollers and baby carriers. David said that as a pet lover themselves, they feel lucky to be working with animals every day. âWe always laugh when we’re in the store with Michelle because at all times she has five or six dogs around her and she can be sitting on the floor playing with themâ¦ playing with the dogs all day.
The neighborhood pet store will continue to focus on personalized customer service and community while providing gourmet treats and skilled grooming care in a boutique environment at all of its locations in the Downtown and Starland areas. , Berwick and Pooler. David and Michelle hope their stores can be a space that brings people together in the community through their shared passion for animals. âPeople and their pets are a unifying condition. We unfortunately live in a society that dividesâ¦ but the thing about pets and the people who walk into the store, everyone is unified in the love for their pets, âsaid David. âI’ve seen people stand up and share picturesâ¦ you will have these complete strangers standing in the store showing each other pictures of their dogs. It’s so fantastic … it’s just a great place to be. Come see the new Woof Gang â