Catherine Opson

Catherine (Cat) Opson, owner and award-winning groomer, has been caring for pets in Southern Orange County for more than 17 years. She has successfully owned and operated Estrella Pet Grooming since July of 2000. Cat graduated from the Paul Mitchell School of Cosmetology and is a licensed cosmetologist in California. While regularly attending industry trade shows, Cat teaches classes to fellow groomers, and competes in breed profile competitions at the national level against other top groomers from across the world. She has climbed the ranks to achieve “top ten” status and membership on the coveted Groom Team USA 2013.
Cat is nationally and internationally known for her beautiful creative grooming designs. She skillfully sculpts and colors her dog’s hair into bright, living canvases that proudly display her artwork. She has received national acclaim for her clever Creative Street and Simpsons designs.
Cat was featured with her creatively colored dogs on Jimmy Kimmel Live in October 2013, 2014 and 2015. She was nominated in 2012 and 2013 for Creative Groomer of the Year, winning the title in 2013. She has also been featured on the cover of Groomer to Groomer magazine with her 1st place design, Jurassic Bark.

Cat resides locally, and her passion for pets and her community are unsurpassed. She truly is the leader of the pack in South Orange County for all breed dog and cat grooming.


Mixed Salon Styling
August 22, 2022 11:00 am–12:00 pm

Poodle Finish Work
August 22, 2022 1:00–2:00 pm