About Us

Who we are

Our philosophy is geared towards future growth and security through teamwork, education, fulfillment and change to satisfy the demands of our guests and our community.  We believe in meeting the needs of our guests through skill, knowledge, education and professionalism.  We provide a professional, warm and fun environment delivering premier services to our guests.

We strive to listen and understand what our guests are looking for so we can achieve the desired results. With this in mind, if we “miss the mark”, we offer a 7 day re-do at no additional cost to you.


We are a full service hair salon in Marengo, IL specializing in color and special occasion styles, complimented by a full menu of hair services and facial waxing.  We stay up to date with the newest trends, services and products to better serve our guests.


Established in 2000

The Wild Hare was started in November of 2000 at 224 South State Street in Marengo by Carrie Risse.   In 2011, The Wild Hare purchased the building at 206 South State Street, which is 6 doors north of the previous salon, and moved the hair salon to that location.

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