Keirstin was born and raised in Fairfield and has always had a passion for animals both big and small. She loves to learn anything animal related. As a child, she spent most of her time at a local barn where she took horseback riding lessons. At 12 years, old she was gifted a horse named Tobey, who belonged to a friend that passed away two years previously. They had and extremely close bond and competed in horse shows around the area. After graduating high school, she was offered a job at a corporate grooming salon as a bather and worked her way up to becoming a groomer. She loved being able to make animals feel their best. Keirstin is going to school to further her education in the veterinary field and is ecstatic to be a part of the Happy Tails family. While not at work Keirstin enjoys anything Harry Potter, spending time with her close family and friends, and being at home with her little family that consists of her boyfriend, 3-year-old chihuahua mix, Tink, and Great Dane puppy, Ghost.