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Invisible Fence Brand Sparked the Entrepreneur in This Pet Enthusiast
Franchise Players

Invisible Fence Brand Sparked the Entrepreneur in This Pet Enthusiast

After initially rejecting the family business, Justin Ward is now helping hundreds of pet owners as the head of the family franchise while juggling several other business ventures.
Erin Schultz
6 Reasons You Can't Go Wrong With the Pet Industry
Pets

6 Reasons You Can't Go Wrong With the Pet Industry

The pet industry will always be booming, and it's not just because of the puppies.
Christina Baldassarre
The Joys and Drawbacks of Dog Ownership for the Harried Entrepreneur
Dogs

The Joys and Drawbacks of Dog Ownership for the Harried Entrepreneur

Dogs require time that's in short supply but when you must embrace failure nothing soothes like petting your pup.
Murray Newlands
After Years of Struggle, Pet-Washer Inventor Celebrates Viral Video Success
Inventing

After Years of Struggle, Pet-Washer Inventor Celebrates Viral Video Success

An entrepreneur tried to bring his product to market numerous times, and finally had the breakthrough he needed.
Stephen Key
Old Dog, New Pics: This New Nikon Camera Case Let's Your Pup Snap Photos
Dogs

Old Dog, New Pics: This New Nikon Camera Case Let's Your Pup Snap Photos

Pho-dog-raphy is nothing to bark at, humans. It packs all the feels.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Meet Wag, an App to Help You Find a Dog Walker
Apps

Meet Wag, an App to Help You Find a Dog Walker

During each walk, Wag provides owners with a photo of their dog, a map of the walk, and a 'pee-poop' status update.
Catherine Clifford
9 Startup Ideas That Were Ahead of Their Time
Innovation

9 Startup Ideas That Were Ahead of Their Time

In the technology industry, the only thing worse than being wrong is being early.
Erin Griffith
For $30K, Your Dog Could Have a House With a Hot Tub
Pets

For $30K, Your Dog Could Have a House With a Hot Tub

Samsung's one-off Dream Doghouse also features a treadmill and snack dispenser.
Want to Track (or Stalk) Your Pet? Data and Gadgets Will Do It.
Pets

Want to Track (or Stalk) Your Pet? Data and Gadgets Will Do It.

As people view pets as family members, they're paying even more to keep an eye on them.
PetSmart to Be Sold for $8.7 Billion
Acquisitions

PetSmart to Be Sold for $8.7 Billion

The pet supply retailer agreed to be purchased by a private equity consortium following calls by activist investors for a sale.
Here's a Dog Collar That Lets Humans Train Man's Best Friend From Anywhere
Technology

Here's a Dog Collar That Lets Humans Train Man's Best Friend From Anywhere

If you had this gadget on your pup, you could be keeping tabs on and talking to him right now, no matter how far apart you are.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
For a Productive Workplace Let Your Office Go to the Dogs
Dogs

For a Productive Workplace Let Your Office Go to the Dogs

Research shows that allowing employees to bring pets to work might be your best, and cheapest, HR initiative.
Pratik Dholakiya
How This CEO Went From 400 Different Passwords to Just One
Connected Entrepreneur

How This CEO Went From 400 Different Passwords to Just One

This founder of a doggy boarding and daycare franchise uses apps to store passwords, stay connected to her workout buddies and handle travel plans.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory