If you are a pet lover and an entrepreneur, it is a good idea to start your own business. There are a lot of ideas that are proven lucrative and the best part is that you can work with animals. The market for pet businesses is big because there are people who spend tons of money on their pets. It means that starting a small business related to pet is worth it and there are different options for you to choose from. Some of the business would need a small capital to start while others would need a skill and expertise.
One good idea is a pet sitting business. Although there are some veterinarians and dog breeders who knew about their family pets well, some are concerned that their pets will not used to their surroundings and not comfortable their new home. They usually hire a pet sitter. They usually go to a client’s home and watch over their dogs while the owner is on a vacation. Some people get pet sitter because they are usually working long hours of the day. They would walk and feed the dog. To be successful in this endeavor, make sure that only take clients within the area. This would make it easier for you to visit several times a day.
Another idea is to establish a doggie day care. The concept is actually similar with a child day care. Dogs and puppies can be dropped off to this place where they can be fed, bathe and do fun activities with other pets. If you are planning to venture in this kind of business, it is a good idea that you know how to control dogs and their behavioral problems. Before starting this business, you need to consult your local town government to get permit. There are problems related to this kind of business. For one thing dogs can make a lot of noise that can disturb neighbors.
A pooper scooper service is another brilliant pet related kind of business. There are quite a number of pet owners who are not happy cleaning their pet’s waste. This is a great opportunity if you don’t the smell and enjoy working outdoors. Cleaning up a yard for a busy person will not give you tons of money. However if you have a lot of clients with in your town’s radius then this could give you a nice income. All you need to do is to post your ad in the neighborhood. Make yourself known to pet owners in your area.
There are also some new business ideas like mobile pet groomers. This is much needed by dog and cats. There are pet owners who are busy to do this so mobile pet groomers are the one doing this job. They usually go to the pet owner’s place to trim hair, cut nails and other pet groomer’s activity. It is idea to invest on a van where you can do the grooming. This favorable for homeowners since there will be no mess in their home.