Our Mission

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Ron & Anita DeLelles created WOOF! Wellness Center to serve pets and their heath-conscious pet-owners. They are dedicated to improving the quality of life of companion and competitive animals through fitness, education and proper nutrition. 

 

Compassionate care provides vitality and longevity for your pet- and ensures a happy, healthy relationship!

 

We invite you to tour this website and visit WOOF! Wellness Center in person when in southern Utah.

WOOF! Wellness Center is located at 3199 Santa Clara Drive, Santa Clara, Utah, less than two hours outside of Las Vegas, Nevada, next to St. George. Phone: (435) 275-4536

Hours:

Mon: 10am-5pm

Tue - Fri:  9am-6pm

Sat: 10am-4pm

A healthy dog is a happy dog.

Meet the WOOF! Pack

 
Anita Delelles, LMT
Owner/Partner

Anita DeLelles, LMT is a certified Level 1 Equine and Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner with accreditation from the Tallgrass Animal Acupressure Institute. She is a member of IAAMB. Her Tallgrass Training has included two consecutive summers in Bath, England, near where she lived as a child, as well as coursework in Colorado and northern California. Anita is also a UNLV graduate.

 

Additionally, Anita is certified in small animal massage from the Northwest School of Animal Massage as well as human massage in the state of Utah.

 

Anita shares her life not only with her husband Ron, but also her overly pampered cats and horses in St. George, Utah. She credits her cat Espresso for inspiring her into a stimulating and fulfilling career change -- the Study of Traditional Chinese Medicine, animal acupressure, animal and human massage. Learn more about Anita's work at: heartsofire.com.

Ron Clement DeLelles
Creative/Partner

Ron is a Visual Communications graduate of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh and also of University of Nevada Las Vegas, earning a degree in Psychology.  Ron and Anita founded their company, RD Advertising & Design Services in 1992. Prior to opening their studio, Ron had worked five years as the art director for a Las Vegas-based ad agency.

 

After a successful run of seventeen years, Ron and Anita semi-retired from the advertising business to pursue other interests–turning the page on a new chapter of their lives in St. George, Utah, which has included opening WOOF! Center.

Ron combines his love of art and animals creating pet portraits in acrylic on canvas. His work can be seen at www.ronclement.net. Ron has also authored a travel memoir, which can be found here: www.rosesformarie.net.

Robin Collett
Administration/Partner

Robin was first a client, and now a partner here at WOOF!

 

Robin got to know Anita when her miniature poodle Beau injured his leg. They experienced first hand how cold laser and acupressure massage can support recovery. When Robin had the opportunity to work with Anita and Ron along with all the other WOOF! pack members she jumped at the chance.

 

Robin’s primary responsibilities are to help keep the retail store operations running smoothly. Additionally, she supports big and little dog “Fit ‘n Fun"!

 

Robin recently moved to Ivins, UT after a successful 28-year career as a Special Education Administrator. Outside of WOOF! Robin is dog mom to Annie and Beau, a brother and sister pair of miniature poodles. They are training to fulfill their dreams of becoming agility poodles! Robin enjoys, hiking in the red rocks, biking, and loves living in Southern Utah!

Jess Sides
Director of Training

Jess is a professional member  of the IACP, International Association of Canine Professionals.  She is also a premium member of ARDT, Association of Professional Dog Trainers, and certified to do CGC Testing.

 

She started working with dogs 16 years ago as a part-time kennel attendant, picking up poop and supervising groups of dogs. She was then promoted to full-time and was soon taken under her boss's wing. Jess learned by watching and participating, taking seminars with training experts Brian Kilcommons and Jenifer Vickery. She became certified in canine CPR and first aid. Jess looks at every dog and owner differently and takes in to consideration dog and owner lifestyle.

 

Dog training has become her love and passion and she feels like it's in her blood. Jess has worked with dogs and owners with disabilities, In addition to obedience and CGC training, she's worked with dogs with behavior and aggression/reactivity issues. aShe also rescued  a dog from certain euthanasia.  Jess says, "I will always try and continue to learn knew things and advance as I can in my field, currently now working with all- positive reinforcement here at WOOF! Wellness Center. I look forward to meeting new clients, dogs and humans alike."

Minet Marshall
Wellness Technician

Minet is a self-proclaimed  a small town girl from Enterprise UT, and before that Logandale NV, which is equally small! She has worked on a farm since her childhood and grown up around animals.

Minet is turning her huge passion for animals into a career, studying to become an animal massage therapist. She currently assists Anita with hydrotherapy and fitness training at WOOF! She has 2 dogs of her own, Boxers, named Boss and Margo. They are her pride and joy!

The outdoors is where Minet loves to be, enjoys riding horses and dirt bikes, being at the lake in the summer and playing in the snow in the winter. 

Kayleigh Swensen
WOOF! Pack Member

Having been around, and owning dogs and cats her entire life, Kayleigh turned her love for animals into a career. She worked at Red Rock Pet Resort in St. George for a year and a half and discovered a job opening here at WOOF! and absolutely loves it! Kayleigh runs the little/big dog Fit n’ Fun and enjoys getting to spend time and work with the dogs everyday. She has a cute rescue Shepherd mix, Scout, who is the absolute love of her life!

 

When not working and when it’s not the usual 100° St. George summer weather outside, Kayleigh loves to be outdoors, either walking the trail by her home or off exploring new hiking trails around Washington City.


Dax, a 7 year old blue Great Dane, was her first dog and the first she grew to have a strong bond with. Kayleigh credits him as the reason why she chose working with animals as her profession.