Dorchester Pet Care Franchise Opportunity

“90% of us board our animals in kennels when we go on holiday at an average of £17.00 per night. Pet care and animal boarding is now a £4.3 billion a year industry…”
Compare Your Life, Channel 4, 27th June 2013

If you are a dog lover in the Dorchester area and are interested in a change of career that would allow you to work from home with your dog by your side this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Wagging Tails is a home from home dog boarding company offering owners an alternative to traditional kennels. We provide our four-legged guests with their own exclusive holiday in the loving home of one of our specially selected carers; removing the anxiety often associated with leaving your dog when you go away and ensuring that both dog and owner have an enjoyable stress free holiday.

We are looking for a dedicated dog lover to launch the brand in the Dorchester postcode (all DT postcodes) and build a team of dog carers to offer owners in this area the opportunity to use this fantastic service.

The UK is a nation of dog lovers and the South West of England is no exception to this with an above average 25% of households reported to own a dog in this area* making this a lucrative and exciting opportunity for the right person.

Franchisee Hilary Coates with her beagle, Bandit.

“Wagging Tails have been hugely supportive of me as a franchisee. It has been a pleasure to work with people so passionate about the way their franchise should operate as it encourages me to set high standards for myself, which will only help my business to flourish and grow.”
Hilary Coates. Wagging Tails Franchisee, Wiltshire (SN Postcode)

You will need to be well organised, possess strong communication skills and (obviously) be a passionate dog lover in order to be successful. This opportunity is available for an investment of £8,500 + VAT with full training and ongoing support in developing the business provided along with everything else you will need to make your franchise a success.

  • Run your own local business with the support of a proven brand
  • Work from home with your dog by your side
  • Full support from Wagging Tails Head Office and neighbouring franchisees
  • The opportunity to earn an income doing something you love
  • Achieve the perfect work / life balance

With increasing numbers of owners turning away from traditional kennels and opting for a true home from home alternative to kennels a Wagging Tails franchise provides a fantastic opportunity for you to build a large successful business within this vibrant and lucrative industry doing something you love.

*PFMA Regional Pet Populationl 2016