HUNTERSVILLE – The Doggie Barber, owned by Anthony Helton, has opened at 16022 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville. Its grand opening and ribbon-cutting was hosted by Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce.

Helton has 14 years of pet grooming experience, most recently in the Highland Creek area, but this is his first owned business.

The Doggie Barber is open Tuesday through Saturday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and can be reached by calling 704-948-4040.