Pet Care Franchises

These are current Pet Care franchise opportunities available through Anchor Franchise Advisors. If you are interested in one of these, go to the Contact page and then complete and submit the email with all required information. A Consultant from Anchor Franchise Advisors will contact you for further evaluation.

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Aussie Pet Mobile

Aussie Pet Mobile has certified and trained groomers who pamper pets with personal one on one attention in a customized Mercedes Benz Sprinter van in the comfort of their own surroundings. In addition to their traditional 15 Step luxurious groom, they also offer services such as de-shedding treatments, re-moisturizing treatments for skin and coat, therapeutic shampoos, pad treatments, shave downs, puppy cuts, clips, flea and tick shampoos and Frontline flea and tick applications, plus de-skunking, teeth brushing, and pawdicures for special occasions.

Features of business:

  • Aussie Pet Mobile is a scalable home based business in the dynamic pet industry. They come to the pet owner's home to groom their pets, thus reducing stress on the pet, with the added convenience of saving their owner valuable time by not having to drive to a traditional groom shop.
  • The pet industry is the 7th largest in the US. Americans spent $43 billion on their pets in 2008 in a very good economy. In 2012, after 4 rough years, that number rose to $53 billion and in 2014 it rose to $58.1 billion!
  • This is a true home based business with a few skilled employees, minimal inventory, no receivables and good margins. No prior grooming experience is needed.
  • Aussie Pet Mobile is an excellent brand and has been franchising since 1999, with many mature franchisees that validate well.


Dee-O-Gee

Dee-O-Gee™" is an emerging leader in the independent pet industry and we are on a quest to provide the best healthy care options for dogs and cats in your area. Dee-O-Gee offers a curated selection of natural pet foods, unique retail goods (toys, treats and gear), supplements, full-service professional pet grooming, self-service dog wash and dog daycare (Day Camp). The Pet Industry is a $60 Billion annual business in the United States and you can be part of this rapidly growing industry, utilizing our proven successful model. We are currently looking for franchise partners to extend our unique services and products to your area.

This is an independent pet supply franchise concept, including retail sales (pet foods, toys, treats, etc)and services (grooming, dog wash, day care). Dee-O-Gee started in 2008 in Bozeman, MT with 1 corporate location and currently offers 8,000 square feet of space, spanning 2 locations with 2 unique concepts offering a combination of the above services and retail.



Dogtopia

Founded in 2002, Dogtopia is one of the nation’s leading dog daycare, boarding, training and spa facilities offering an experience unparalleled in the market. With an emphasis on education, exercise and socialization for dogs, pet parents have the assurance of leaving their beloved family members in the hands of trained professionals in an environment created with the safety of dogs in mind.

Each facility averages between 3,000 – 7,500 square feet and is specially designed to provide dogs and pet parents with the best experience by reducing odors, noise level, illness and accidents. Under new ownership in late 2015 and with more than 50 locations (12 more under construction) across North America and over 100 sold so far in 2017, Dogtopia is the fastest growing franchise in the pet industry and leading provider of daycare services for dogs.



Dog Training Elite

Their Founder, John Mestas, has been a dog lover for as long as he can remember! He knew from an early age that he wanted to pursue a career that allowed him to interact with dogs and help them live their best lives. John spent many years honing his dog-training skills by entering dogs in obedience trials. In 1976, John opened Arrow Kennels, which he named after his first obedience trial dog, a golden retriever named Arrow.

  • Dog Lover
  • Excellent Economics
  • Fulfillment
  • Recession resistant
  • Industry expertise
  • Community Oriented

In addition to offering standard pet boarding services at Arrow Kennels, John gained a great deal of expertise training dogs who boarded at the kennels, and became a Competitive Training Director professional dog trainer in 1980. On top of standard obedience training and behavioral correction, John coached a number of clients through professional dog training competitions and hunt tests. It wasn't long before the private training services at Arrow Kennels became the facility's most popular client offering!


Hounds Town USA

Hounds Town USA is an interactive doggie daycare that also offers overnight boarding, grooming, retail products, and tail-wagging rides in their pet taxi.

Founded in 2001, by a former NYPD K-9 Unit Handler and Commanding Officer of the Nassau County Police Department, Hounds Town USA offers an affordable and refreshingly simple approach to pet care. Their simple business model is based on a straightforward and honest strategy that provides their Franchise Owners with amazing returns while giving them the opportunity to spread smiles among their four-legged customers. Hounds Town USA has a significant advantage over other doggie daycare concepts due to the deep knowledge of canine psychology by their Founder. They created our facility with dogs in mind, rather than their owners. This concept has a significantly lower investment than other doggie daycare franchises with the ability to run the business as a semi-absentee owner. With amazing economics and flexible ownership options, this is a once in a lifetime opportunity!

  • Canine Expertise: Years of experience and deep knowledge are their greatest competitive edge. Their “ Unrivaled Canine Expert ” Founder Michael S. Gould has over 35 years of direct canine experience. The Hounds Town USA leadership team also includes Marianne Carrano Desczc, Franchise Owner Training Leader, who has formal training in animal behavior as well as studying dog handling under Michael for six years. This expertise is evident at Hounds Town USA in how we’ve modeled our concept after childcare solutions rather than other doggie daycare options.
  • Low Investment: By utilizing simple, cost-effective, and dog friendly materials, Hounds Town USA allows franchise owners to start their business for less than $249,000 . This investment is significantly lower than other doggie daycare franchises in the country, allowing our owners to break even sooner and enjoy larger profit margins.
  • Outstanding Economics: In 2017, their AUV was $733,291. That’s a 346% sales to investment ratio! Not only that, but their Item 19 shows strong year over year sales growth for each and every location. In the past four years, all units have experienced consistent growth, including units that have been in business for more than ten years.
  • Flexible Ownership Options: Time is a finite resource and, for many people, the most precious commodity. Many of their owners are parents with young families and/or have other careers. Because of the simplicity of their business model and the minimal requirements for daily operations; most of their franchise owners operate as semi-absentee, allowing them to focus on pursuing other passions.
  • Customizable Revenue Streams: Hounds Town USA offers up to 10 revenues streams to pad and protect their Franchise Owner’s bottom line by offering multiple customizable revenue streams. There are five main services: interactive doggie daycare, boarding, grooming, retail sales, and a pet taxi. Franchise Owners also have the option to add vet care, cat care, educational classes, mobile grooming or even expand their retail sales at each location.


Pet Supplies Plus

Pet Supplies Plus (PSP) is a supermarket for dogs and cats.

Pet Supplies Plus has earned the reputation as America’s Favorite Neighborhood Pet Store by offering a wide array of food, accessories, grooming services and animal care knowledge provided in a welcoming environment. Each Pet Supplies Plus is large enough to offer everything our neighbors need to pamper their pets, but small enough to feel like home. The company has built its success by understanding the unique bond between humans and their pets. Our neighbors experience convenience, value and fun in every store. At Pet Supplies Plus, we’re crazy for pets, too.

PSP offers franchisees the opportunity to enter the lucrative pet specialty industry without having to go it alone. The pet business is fun, simple to operate, recession resistant and scalable. The average sales for a franchise are $2.5 MM per year. Based in Livonia, MI, PSP is the largest franchise of its kind operating in 320+ stores in 26 states.

Pet Supplies Plus stores are located in busy, neighborhood centers with food anchors. Stores range in size from 5000-10,000 square feet in 2nd or 3rd generation space. The more intimate size allows our team members to provide a greater level of neighborly service. Pet Supplies Plus is the Ace Hardware of the pet industry.

Features of business

  • Fun, exciting and simple to run.
  • Minimal number of employees to manage.
  • Mature and recession resistant, consistently growing at 6.5% per year. $58 billion industry.
  • 70% of all American households own at least one pet.
  • Partners with local shelters and rescues to foster adoptions.
  • Significant contributions from landlord helps lower build out costs.
  • $2,500,000+ average sales per store.
  • Low royalty fee of 2% for first year, and 3% thereafter for the life of the franchise agreement.
  • 65% of franchisees own 3 or more stores.
  • >li>Extensive on-going support – no retail experience needed.
  • PSP is the leader in natural, raw and organic foods.
  • 26 year old franchisor with an experienced management team.
  • Stable ownership.
  • Both franchise and company owned stores.

Function of the owner/daily tasks

  • Single unit franchisees focus on the day to day operations; staffing, marketing, inventory management, customer engagement, etc. This is more of a hands on roll.
  • Multi-unit franchisees focus on working with their store managers and growing their business. Emphasis on marketing, financial management, real estate and growth. Each store manager handles the day to day operations.

Desired background of prospects and ideal candidate

Successful franchisees come from a variety of backgrounds; grocery, retail, food, banking, service related industries and more. All share a love for pets and are customer service oriented and are good team builders. An ideal Pet Supplies Plus candidate must align with our company’s mission: to be America’s Favorite Neighborhood Pet Store. For a cultural fit, we look for individuals that have strong values, are hardworking, fair, honest, caring and are willing to follow a proven system.

Store sizes range from 5,000 to 10,000 square feet. As these stores are relatively larger footprints it’s important to convey that in many instances PSP franchisees have been able to negotiate “build to suit” deals with their landlords where the landlords pay for the construction of the store, thereby leaving only the equipment and outfitting expense to the franchisee.



Wag-n-Wash Healthy Pet Center

We are unique and fun retail stores that combine well thought out goods and services designed to help savvy consumers enrich the bonds they have with their companion animals. Our customers feel that their cats and dogs aren't just pets, but cherished family members. We couldn't agree with them more.

At Wag N Wash we have created an experience like no other. Whether its for the self service dog wash, full service grooming, in house bakery or the extensive selection of products and all natural pet foods, our stores are the destination of choice for pet guardians who want to "Wash'em, Feed'em, and Spoil'em all in one cool place."


Wild Bird Centers of America

A Wild Bird Center franchise is a specialty retail shop offering a complete line of products catering to those that love wild birds and nature. The stores sell top-quality, private-label bird seed scientifically formulated to attract the widest variety of birds in any yard.

With a franchise from the Wild Bird Centers of America, Inc., they will make a positive difference in their community, doing work they will find meaningful and satisfying. They will be their own boss and enjoy mixing business with their passion for birds and nature. Their stores sell top-quality birdseed and private-label seed blends that are field-tested and provent to attract a wide variety of wild birds. In addition to an extensive selection of private labels feeders, birdbaths, nest boxes and other bird feeding products, Wild Bird Center stores offer and exciting variety of backyard and nature- oriented gifts and books, plus an additional range of binoculars and garden supplies.

Whether they are a backyard birdwatcher or an experienced naturalist, they will enjoy the rewards of teaching others more about the environment that surrounds us. Wild Bird Center is there to help them take a professional, business-like approach to making their dreams a reality.