Teresa Kunzmann - Grooming Assistant

Teresa has been with us for 7 years!!!  She is an avid animal lover and is also currently studying to become a dog trainer, which is a wonderful skill set to have working at Ruff Cuts.  Teresa was born and raised in Suffern, attending all Suffern Schools.  She currently lives in Mahwah, NJ with her boyfriend and runs a dog walking/pet sitting service during her off time.

Melissa Decker - Head Stylist

Melissa has been grooming for 11 years.  She had her own successful shop on Orange County for several years.  Luckily she joined us in 2011 on a part time basis, until 2012 when she came on full time.  She is an excellent groomer with wonderful scissoring and finishing skills.  She also specializes in cats, which is extremely difficult.  Melissa lives in Orange County with her husband Anthony, and their daughter Jasmine, and of course their dogs.  


about us

Meet our staff

Erica Decker - Grooming Assistant

Erica joined us two years ago on a part time basis.  She is an animal lover and is very patient and loving towards every pet she works with.  Erica us a newlywed and lives in Orange County with her husband, Marc, and their two daughters.

Angela DeBrino - Grooming Assistant

Angie joined us three years ago.  She is an animal liver and hopes to one day become a veterinarian.  She is a graduate of Tuxedo High School and currently attends Rockland Community College.  She enjoys spending time with her beautiful Lab, Jack.  Angie is great with animals and we are very lucky to have her!

Trish Sanford - Owner

Trish is a certified groomer and a graduate of The North Jersey School of Dog Grooming. She also holds a Bachelors Degree in Marketing from Iona College.  She was born and raised in Suffern, NY and graduated from Suffern High School.  She now lives in Suffern with her husband Mike, and two children, Sarah and Benny, and of course their two beagles, Hank and Hunky.  Anyone who knows Trish also knows about Rollie, her beloved Lhasa Apso who inspired her to open this business so many years ago.  He passed away in 2013 but you are sure to see his pictures and hear all about him any chance she gets.  Rollie was also the inspiration for Trish to start Rollie's Paw Prints, and help many families and their pets in their time of need.