Category: Boarding

COVID-19 and Pet Service Businesses. What You Need to Know.

COVID-19 has been affecting businesses drastically since March of 2020, and Pet Service Businesses are no exception. Pet care is an essential service to many pet-owners. Your goal as a pet service business is to continue providing your services as well as creating your work environment as safe as possible for your staff and customers.…
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The 10 Best Products to Sell at Your Pet Business

Why sell retail at your pet business? Retail is a great way to increase your average sale as well as getting your customers to keep coming back. Retail is also an easy addition you can add to your store that also provides you a high profit margin depending on the product. We’ve compiled a list…
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How to Train a Dog with Separation Anxiety

What is Separation Anxiety?   Whether being a new owner of a pup or having a dog for a while that still gets upset when you have to leave, separation anxiety is a common trait that most dogs face at one point or another.  Separation anxiety occurs when a dog is anxious and insecure when…
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How Much Revenue Does the Average Dog Daycare Business Make?

Dog daycare businesses: by the numbers    As of 2019, the American Pet Products Association reported that more U.S. households have dogs than children. Approximately 63 million U.S. households have dogs, where only 52.8 million households have children.  The pet industry is currently valued at over $70 billion, making it one of the most attractive…
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Communicating with Pet Owners: What You Need to Know

We surveyed over 1,000 pet owners and asked them the questions that we’ve all been wondering… Here’s what you need to know about your customers in order to establish a long-term relationship with them:   Social Media Engagement    Facebook and Instagram seem to be the front-runners in the social media race, especially with Instagram…
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5 Simple Ways to Grow Your Pet Business

If you’ve been in the pet business for some time now, you understand that marketing is crucial in expanding your business. According to recent studies, the cost to gain new customers has increased by 50% over the last 5 years.  We’ve compiled our best (and most affordable tips) on growing your pet business!  And here…
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6 Holiday Pet Safety Tips

The holiday season is a great holiday for families to get together and celebrate with food, food and more food! But unfortunately, our pet’s don’t get that same experience without encountering some safety concerns. That’s why we compiled some of our favorite tips for creating a safe and fun environment for our pets this holiday…
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Thanksgiving with Pets: Do’s & Don’ts

Here are some of our recommendations to ensure your pet has a Thanksgiving as wonderful as yours!    DO get out and play with your pet. Get your dog out and let them get out all their energy so they’ll be more calm in a group later that day. DON’T serve your pets human-food It’s…
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…Does This Sound Like Your Business?

Do you begin each morning worried about where your next customer is going to come from?   Do you stress over the idea that you don’t know enough about marketing to really grow your business?   Or what about anxiously watching your finances wondering if your business is going to survive?   You’re not alone.…
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What Your Pet Owners REALLY Want When Looking for a New Boarder

And it’s not what you may think.  Thinking of expanding your pet business? We surveyed over 1,000 pet owners and asked them what they most look for when looking where to take their pets.    The pet industry has, and will, remain a growing industry. It’s a growing market where more and more consumers are…
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