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This is for people looking to get into a business with pets. The cost are not too high considering the potential if you can corner the market.
Year began: 1989 Franchising since: 1994
Sylvia Wilson, a former manager of an animal shelter, and her husband, Danny, founded Bark Busters in Australia in 1989. Wilson's aim was to create a program that would help owners better deal with their dog's behavior problems. The Wilsons began franchising their in-home obedience training service in Sydney, Australia in 1994, eventually expanding the system into New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States.
Total investment: $64.5K-91.4K
Franchise fee: $34.5K
Ongoing royalty fee: 8%
Term of agreement: 5 years, renewable
Renewal fee: $1.5K