Wag-A-Lot

At a Glance

Products & Services: Dog day care, boarding, grooming & products

Number of Locations: 2

Total Investment: $554K - $850K

Founded: 1999

Began Franchising: 2009

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2011 0 0 0 2
2010 0 0 0 2
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Vermont, West Virginia, Wyoming.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $554,000 - $850,000
Franchise Fee: $35,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 6%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $500,000
Liquid Cash Available: $150,000
Operations
Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 20. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed..

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 2 weeks. At franchisee's location: 1 week.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives, Lease Negotiation
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising,
Other marketing support: E-mail marketing